Captain ‘the Honorable’ Thomas Charles Reginald Agar-Robartes (Buckinghamshire Hussars attached Coldstream Guards) a Member of Parliament for St Austell and Mid Cornwall since 1908 dies of wounds at age 35. 970 more words
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“They’re changing the guard at Buckingham Palace, Christopher Robin went down with Alice”; the words of the popular poem by A.A. Milne. I can hear it going round in my head right now. 1,374 more words
Thirty-four British naval aeroplanes attack Ostend, Zeebrugge and other points in Belgium.
The Welsh Guards regiment is first formed.
Today’s highlighted casualty is
Ordinary Seaman Ernest Strike (Royal Naval Division) dies of illness at home at age 19. 15 more words
His Mam and I are in the middle of a debate.
One one side there’s the unpleasant fantasy: the unrestrained, unexplained violence that comes with the playground’s Superhero obsession, which is both deeply unhealthy and entirely inappropriate for little kids. 349 more words