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The Poppy

  The Poppy we now see being worn has a small black inner circle on which the words “Poppy Appeal” […]

In memory of Flora Sandes

At a time when the British Army is talking about women fighting in the frontline, and the Ghurkhas have opened […]

The Steel Helmets of WW1

Have you ever stopped to think about where the modern steel helmet came from?  Or why, in the Great War, […]