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Medical advancements in the First World War

Alongside the horrors of trench warfare, the First World War led to advancements in medicine and surgery. Private Denis Bailie was serving with the 1st Battalion of the Gloucestershire Regiment when he suffered a gunshot wound to the face, seriously … Continue reading

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Researching the stories behind From Street to Trench

In our first guest blog, IWM’s Charlotte Czyzyk writes about researching the life stories behind the From Street to Trench exhibition. I worked as a Researcher on the special exhibition From Street to Trench: A World War that Shaped a Region, which … Continue reading

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