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British prisoners of war, April 1918

Their faces showing a range of expressions, a group of British prisoners of war look into the lens of a German photographer in April 1918. The men were captured during the Spring Offensive that began in March 1918 and are … Continue reading

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Dame Judi Dench supports campaign to remember VC winner

Dame Judi Dench is supporting a plan to erect a statue in memory of a World War I Victoria Cross recipient. Private Herbert Columbine, 24, was a private in the Machine Gun Corps and was awarded the decoration posthumously for … Continue reading

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