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Set in the impressive Elisabeth Fort this play was one of the best shows you could have watched in the last Cork MidSummer Festival.

Written in response to the 1916 centenary, … 43 more words


Allso, Percival Allen. Died 27th Jul 1916

Percival Allen was born September Qtr 1894 in Stratford London. The son of  Ernest Alfred Allso and Emily Jane Allen who married December Qtr 1886 in Bethnal Green London. 94 more words


21 July 1916 - Otto Parschau killed

Leutnant Otto Parschau, one of Germany’s first aces and test pilot of the prototype Fokker Monoplanes and the synchronisation gear was shot down and killed today. 153 more words


20 July 1916 - 23 and 24

Low cloud meant that for much of the day there was little useful activity, but later in the evening activity intensified.

At about 6.15pm four FE2s from 25 Squadron RFC encountered four Fokkers and two biplanes. 313 more words


Wednesday, July 26, 1916

Pages 1& 2. (1916, Jul 26). Toronto Daily Star (1900-1971) 16 more words


19 July 1916 - Turkish advance spotted

The campaign in Suez has slowed down but towards the end of June air reconnaissances reported a growth in the Turkish advanced camp at Bir el Mazar, forty-two miles east of Romani. 90 more words


25/7/1916 Brusilov's offensive begins to slow down, Evert's continues to fail

In Galicia Brusilov’s offensive against the Austro-Hungarians continues. After spectacular successes, the Russians are beginning to run out of steam as exhaustion and casualties make it harder for them to maintain the pressure on the enemy. 145 more words

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