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The Short Version: In the 1910s, a constellation of young idealists thought that the world was headed towards the utopia they were envisioning. When World War One breaks out, they – and their still-young nation – must grapple with the cold realities of a world that might not be ready for them. 857 more words
Londoners have their chance to see two replica First World War fighter planes this weekend at the The Spirit of Flight Aviation Museum.
The planes swooped down at the London International Airport on Friday, and are part of a national tour called Vimy Flight. 586 more words
At twenty years of age, he was the youngest son of Joseph and Lucy Hull. Educated privately, he had studied at Birmingham Technical College. He was an art student at the Birmingham School of Art before he became a Second Lieutenant in the Worcestershire Regiment after gaining a commission from enlisting in the Birmingham City Battalions where he had spent a year in the ranks. 449 more words