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Count Albert von Mensdorff-Pouilly-Dietrichstein

Albert (Viktor Julius Joseph Michael) Count von Mensdorff-Pouilly-Dietrichstein (5 September 1861 – 15 June 1945), was the Austro-Hungarian Ambassador to London at the outbreak of World War I. 264 more words


Welcome to Leics and Warks Ancestors!

Welcome to my business blog about the two shires that i specialise in with my Genealogy and Family History research company Leicestershire Ancestors!

I am based right next to the main A5 road which pretty much divides Leicestershire and Warwickshire as a county border. 118 more words


Buscate War Memorial

Buscate is a small town located in Lombardy, about 20 kms west of Milan. Here’s a picture of its War Memorial, built obviously during fascist era. 10 more words



Why such a title? Just because the man who has sent this photograph was named “Peppino (which stands for “Giuseppe”). I think he must be the man on the right. 35 more words


Warfare 1917

Warfare 1917 oyunu

1917 - J. P. Fugel

2182 Vicksburg Avenue

Fugel added his middle initial to his mark after 1913, if I can cite a 1914 hand-drawn mark. It was certainly in place in 1916.


Pasubio, April 1917 (part 2)

And here’s another picture of the very same men, taken on the same day (April 9, 1917).

The most interesting element (after the sunglasses evoked yesterday) is the walking stick used by the soldier. 28 more words