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Monday 24 July 1915 - We Lost 905

Captain Richard Molesworth Dennys (Loyal North Lancashire Regiment) dies of wounds received at the Battle of the Somme on 12th July at age 32. He is Winchester College and St Bartholomew’s Hospital educated.  590 more words

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Hulagu Khan and the siege of Baghdad (1258)

Long before the Americans came in bombs blazing the Mongols managed to raze Baghdad to the ground in a siege that was so brutal and bloody that it would take Baghdad centuries to fully recover. 1,331 more words

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Wythnos/week 103: 21-27 Gorffennaf/July 1916

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Cyhoeddir lluniau yn y Cambrian News o’r Is-gapten E.D.T. Jenkins o Langwyryfon; ac ymhlith y gwŷr o Aberystwyth mae’r Preifat Stanley West (a fu farw o dwymyn ym Mesopotamia); y ddau Breifat, Evan Douglas Davies a Llewelyn Humphreys; y Magnelwr Evan T. 674 more words

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Trumbull Co. farmers hope for rainfall as corn crops come in


TRUMBULL CO., Ohio (WYTV) – The U.S. Drought Monitor lists a majority of the Mahoning Valley as currently under “moderate drought” conditions. Farmers in Trumbull County are hoping to see a good rain very soon. 259 more words

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Trumbull Co. farmers hope for rainfall as corn crops come in


TRUMBULL CO., Ohio (WKBN) – The U.S. Drought Monitor lists a majority of the Mahoning Valley as currently under “moderate drought” conditions. Farmers in Trumbull County are hoping to see a good rain very soon. 263 more words

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Ours is a doomed Civilization

I am usually an optimistic person, but sometimes ways of this world make me wonder, if we are not doomed or what? We as in, we people of this world, the so called advanced species of this planet earth. 594 more words

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Wednesday 19 July 1916 - We Lost 2,716

In preparation for the Battle of Fromelles a seven-hour artillery barrage begins on the bright summer day at 11:00. At 18:00 with two and a half hours of daylight remaining the Australian 5th Division advances.  1,092 more words

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