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Aileen Riggin: Champion Diver Remembers Post-War Belgium at The 1920 Antwerp Olympics

Belgium put in their bid for the 1920 Olympics in 1912. Little did they know that Archduke Ferdinand would be assassinated in 1914, sparking World War I. 654 more words

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Clarity: Words After an Armistice

Words After an Armistice

I want to make this perfectly clear.
We are not close just because we are near.
There has to be more than proximity for… 200 more words

World War I: The War Continues & The US enters the war

As the war dragged on into 1916 and then 1917 it seemed to be a war with no end. The Western Front was a stalemate with battles that yielded little progress but costs thousands of lives. 243 more words

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Albert Huet

The World War I diary of my great-grandfather, Albert Huet, has been digitized. You can find a short biography (in French) as well as the link to the collection at: … 49 more words

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Never Forgotten

“These weren’t just names — they were family members,” says Lisa Ann Maynard in a touching documentary about her great uncle, Paul, who died in France on the day of the Armistice, November 11, 1918. 186 more words

Linking The Past To The Present

Armistice - Phoenix

This cover was done my senior year of high school with my friend Jack Davidson. We were crazy about Phoenix, a french rock band from Versailles, that won… 20 more words

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Chemical Weapons Don’t Recognize Armistice

Wars result in agonised deaths and appalling injuries for humans, animals and marine life. Many of these, as in Japan, Libya, Syria and Iraq suffer long after the egotistical ‘Mission Accomplished’ banner is raised. 777 more words

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