On Christmas Day 1914 the guns of the Western Front fell silent. This eyewitness account comes from an anonymous British soldier. Continue reading Christmas on the Western Front – 1914
Will Crooks was among the first Labour MPs. In 1914 he became active in recruiting for the army. This is is own account of his contribution to the first world war effort.
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Nurse Katherine Luard recalls the first Christmas of the first world war, on the Western Front, 1914. Continue reading A nurse’s Christmas on the Western Front – 1914