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Armistice Day, Gallipoli - 24th May 1915

On 24th May 1915, both sides lay down their arms in order to bury their dead. By then, thousands of dead men lay unattended beneath the hot Turkish sun.  796 more words

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Kate Winslet - We Remember #armeniangenocide #1915 #katewinslet Peace and ...

We Remember #armeniangenocide #1915 🙏🏼😞 #katewinslet Peace and Love is All we Need #Love

Kate Winslet Moretz is sharing instagram . Our site is being issued shares and a limited number of reviews, which are followed by our famous instagram account . 8 more words

British soldiers recovered from Somme battlefield

Two British soldiers will be reburied at 11AM on 19 October at the Albert Communal Cemetery Extension in France.

The pair were part of a group of eight men from the 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment who were killed following the explosion of a massive German underground mine near the Somme village of La Boisselle on 22 November 1915. 519 more words


The Bastard of Istanbul: Elif Shafak

This book holds a special place in the literary world, for the first time in the history of fiction, a writer was taken to court for dialogues a fictional character said in a book. 460 more words

Black is the Color of *MY* True Love's Hair...

Okay, so maybe his hair isn’t even black, but it matched with the song, and I needed a good title…

So as you may have guessed, my YouTube honorable mention of the week goes to Avi Kaplan’s collaboration with Peter Hollins performing Black is the Color of My True Love’s Hair. 256 more words

Monday Musings From The Writer's Desk

Egypt was a word always associated with William Lyons. When family spoke of him, he was encapsulated in two sentences:  “He was a Military Man. He fought in the Boer War and in Egypt during World War One!” 478 more words

World War 1

Rarely-Seen 1915 William S. Hart: THE SHERIFF'S STREAK OF YELLOW

The survival rate of Bill Hart’s westerns is impressive. A stage actor from New York, Hart’s love of the American West transformed his career in 1914 to starring, directing, and in some cases writing, a classic series of films. 78 more words

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