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Lest We Forget

Posted by on Sunday, February 2, 2014, In : War 

Lest We Forget

This year we remember the sacrifice made by our armed services and many civilians in the First World War. It is 100 years since this war started. Many countries were similarly affected.

Should we collect memories from the few who do remember or have stories from family? Shall we all plant red poppies in our gardens this year?

My mother was 8 when the war started and she remembered the young men from her village all marching off to war. Did they have any idea what ...

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