Before ww1

Rare on the market. It is a first time we have seen this medal in the silver grade. Silver or silveredattestation's mark stamped on the reverse. I have several hundred more pages of notes, so this is just a sampling of those that made me say "Wow. She performed the play times over two years in the U.

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The French had had over a million deaths so far, and had just been decimated in another disastrous offensive. They were charged by soldiers on horseback and more than a dozen were killed; the event became known as the Peterloo Massacre. Medal originally founded in and intended for attendees of the medical school, extended to volunteers in the infirmaries during WW1 and awarded in 3 classes.

World War 1

Noi Tireremo Diritto' loosely translated: Luxuries were provided by wealthy Canadians for officers recuperating from minor wounds and illnesses. A soldier would be tied to a wheel or stake for a couple of hours a day for up to 21 days.

These early strikings were not as numerous. You can email me at info mindshadows. Great condition, original ribbon. Excellent condition, enamels with no chips or cracks.

Find out more about them on this interesting website. But the benefits of this resort-like place to the convalescent officers was evident in the newspaper article linked above. Fantastic design of eagle sitting atop mountain, observing valley below. Medal of this design obverse was originally founded in and awarded to the prisoners of War.

They had a rousing reception from the Dutch villagers as they passed through Ulicoten but the Lincolns had to dismount from the tanks when they reached a crossroads near Couwelaar and they had to come into action to clear a position where they could stay the night.

But for the most part, in modern Europe, the country boundaries and the linguistic boundaries or the national boundaries kind of match up.

Many were accomplished musicians.

Renault FT

Shell-shocked officers were said to have neurasthenia while the men usually from the "lower classes" were classified as hysterics. His greatcoat could weigh an additional 60 pounds when wet and muddy. Over 20, troops deserted outright; others refused to obey orders. On original ribbon some staining.

This is highest class of the 'long service' award. Men often spent many months in hospitals and convalescent homes in Britain. Doctors could prescribe alcohol for medicinal purposes. The little Renault FT was probably the most influential design of WW1 in terms of general characteristics, quantity-produced and influence.

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Read Siegfried Sassoon's Poems (). The significance of this event is it is an example of how imperialism, a policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force, led to World War 1.

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