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Remembering a local nurse

  On 21 April  1919, Newcastle’s John Ogg replied to a request from the Imperial War Museum for a photograph of his daughter Kate. It was the day before what would have been her 32nd birthday. She had died just … Continue reading

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First World War Footballers: Joseph Dines

This post looks at the life of Joseph Dines, who played for England in the 1912 Summer Olympics and served in the Machine Gun Corps and King’s Liverpool Regiment during the First World War. air max 95 cheap Joseph Dines, soldier … Continue reading

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Liverpool Life Stories: Alice Blacklock and the Chavasses

Alice Blacklock: nursing in Mesopotamia Nursing Sister Alice Blacklock is one of 20 names on the memorial in Liverpool Cathedral to Liverpool Nurses. She was in her late twenties when the war began, and died in 1916 in Mesopotamia (now Iraq). She is … Continue reading

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