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Slide set: The World War: chapter X -- forging ahead all round (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1915)

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Slide 73
The Work of a Motor-Cycle Dispatch Rider
Slide 74
Warnsford, V.C., in Flying Dress
Slide 75
A British Battery in Action
Slide 76
Nosing a Shell in a Munitions Factory
Slide 77
The Italians Among the Carnic Alps
Slide 78
The French in the Vosges
Slide 79
A British Anti-Aircraft Gun in Action
Slide 80
The Service in St Paul's, August 4th, 1915
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The World War: chapter X - forging ahead all round (London: W. Butcher & Sons, c.1915)

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continued from The World War: chapter IX -- 'An infamous foe' (lecture: W. Butcher & Sons, 8 slides, 1915)

People appearing in slides

WARNEFORD, Sub-Lieutenant Reginald, V.C.  (1891-1915) – slide 74


Reginald Warneford (not Warnsford, as in the slide title), shown in Slide 74, was awarded the Victoria Cross for an action on 7 June 1915, but was killed ten days later in a flying accident.

The service at St Paul's Cathedral shown in Slide 80 was held to mark the first anniversary of the start of the First World War.

Lucerna ID  3000067

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 12 March 2015

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