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Slide set: The World War: chapter VI -- Britain's Imperial unity (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1915)

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Slide 41
Men of the 'Sydney' Cheering as the 'Emden' Turned to Run Ashore
Slide 42
Naik Darwan Sing Negi Winning the V.C. at Festubert
Slide 43
Highland Pipers Playing the Canadian Scottish into Ypres
Slide 44
Northumberland Fusiliers Meeting an Attack on a Trench
Slide 45
The Motor-'Bus in War
Slide 46
How the Canadians Kept up the Supply of Bombs
Slide 47
Armoured Cars at the Dardanelles
Slide 48
The Swoop of the Hawk
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The World War: chapter VI – Britain's Imperial unity (London: W. Butcher & Sons, c.1915)

Related slide sets

continued from The World War: chapter V -- daring deeds in winter warfare (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1915)

continued by The World War: chapter VII -- round about Ypres (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1915)

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NEGI, Darwan Singh, V.C.  (1883-1950) – slide 42


The naval engagement between the Australian cruiser H.M.A.S. Sydney and the German cruiser Emden, shown in Slide 41, took place on 9 November 1914.

The incident shown in Slide 42 took place near Festubert, France, on 23-24 November 1914.

Lucerna ID  3000063

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 11 March 2015

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