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'Lights Out' ends day of WW1 centenary commemorations

World War One soldiers 'Britain's entry into WW1 was announced at 23:00 on 4 August 1914' BBC

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from British Vogue

WW1 In Vogue

late May 1918 - Illustrated by Porter Woodruff. [Jo Ellison looks at Vogue's coverage of the Great War]

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An assortment of French WW1 weaponry • Starting with a Mle 1874 Gras rifle, possibly the M14 model, with its bayonet and both a 8mm Lebel and a 11mm Gras cartridge • Directly underneath is a RSC Mle 1917 semi-automatic rifle •...

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These pictures represent the four main causes of WW1 More

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Trooper Bert Main and Songster (the oldest horse to serve in WW1) in France 1915. Photo © Loughborough Carillon Tower and War Memorial Museum (This image is licensed under Creative Commons BY NC SA)

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WWI Poster - recruiting women for the Motor Corps of America

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Neat Victory Garden infographic for WW1 and WW2. Focus is on the efforts in the UK but provides interesting information on victory gardens and rationing. People pulled together to help the group rather than the individual.

Neat Victory Garden infographic for WW1 and WW2. Focus is on the efforts in the UK but provides interesting information on victory gardens and rationing. People pulled together to help the group rather than the individual.

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How Come They Don't Teach You This In High School History? This Is Absolutely Brilliant!

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2014 - This incredible picture shows a river of red flowing out of the historic "Tower of London" and into the moat below.

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The poppy is how new zealanders remember the soldiers that died saving new zealand at the annual anzac parade on the 25 of april. It is in the morning usally at 5-6 am because thats when they started fighting

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