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The Real Story Of The Christmas Truce

The Real Story Of The Christmas Truce | History | Scoop.it
The Christmas Truce has become one of the most famous and mythologised events of the First World War. But what was the real story behind the truce? Why did it happen and did British and German soldiers really play football in no-man's land?
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Dying In The Mud - Autumn Is Taking Its Toll I THE GREAT WAR - Week 10 - YouTube

The autumn rain turns the battlefields into muddy landscapes. Mud in which the soldiers are hardly able to dig trenches and in which no artillery gun will st...
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WW1: Mother loses four sons in two years - New Zealand Herald

WW1: Mother loses four sons in two years - New Zealand Herald | History | Scoop.it
“WW1: Mother loses four sons in two years New Zealand Herald He was among the landing party at Gallipoli on April 25, 1915. Wounded in August, he recovered in England before returning to the front in France in April 1916.”
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Search results for 'the great war' - Digitised newspapers and more - Trove

Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more.
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Life Interrupted: Personal Diaries from World War I | State Library of New South Wales

Life Interrupted: Personal Diaries from World War I | State Library of New South Wales | History | Scoop.it
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World War One - World War One and Australia - LibGuides at Marian College

World War One - World War One and Australia - LibGuides at Marian College | History | Scoop.it
This guide explores the causes of World War One, or the Great War and Australia's involvement in it.
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The teenage soldiers of World War One

The teenage soldiers of World War One | History | Scoop.it
As many as 250,000 boys under the age of 18 served in the British Army during World War One, Fergal Keane remembers the sacrifice they made.
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Historians uncover the truth of Gallipoli's underground war between Diggers ... - Sydney Morning Herald

Historians uncover the truth of Gallipoli's underground war between Diggers ... - Sydney Morning Herald | History | Scoop.it
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Historians uncover the truth of Gallipoli's underground war between Diggers ...
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Unlike the Western Front it has not been farmed or reworked.
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1914 - 1918 Illustrated First World War Timeline & News Archive - WW1 Centenary | Illustrated London News

1914 - 1918 Illustrated First World War Timeline & News Archive - WW1 Centenary | Illustrated London News | History | Scoop.it
Search the entire 1914-19 First world war archives of the celebrated Illustrated London News and the Great Eight Illustrated magazines collection.
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Why did WW1 start? Dan Snow explains in 2 minutes - YouTube

Why did WW1 start? Historian and broadcaster Dan Snow explains in 2 minutes. Timeline WW1 with Dan Snow: Full Edition https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/timelin...
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Chemical Warfare: Poison Gases in World War 1

Chemical Warfare: Poison Gases in World War 1 | History | Scoop.it
I'll be accompanying some of the students from my school on a history trip to Ypres and a few other World War 1 battlefields in a few weeks' time. Obviously, they'd much rather be learning chemistr...
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Commonwealth War Dead: First World War Visualised

Commonwealth War Dead: First World War Visualised | History | Scoop.it
Visualising the 979,498 Commonwealth War Dead from World War One
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Monash WW1 archive now online | The Centenary of the First World ...

Monash WW1 archive now online | The Centenary of the First World ... | History | Scoop.it
When WWI broke out he was appointed as the commander of the Australian Imperial Force's 4th Brigade in Egypt, and led them at Gallipoli. Monash became a major general in July 1916 and took ...
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