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The Allied Powers were the United Kingdom and some Commonwealth members, France, Poland, Yugoslavia, Greece, Belgium and China at the start of the war. VIIs that had attacked Wehner, followed by two more balloons. But the 66-year-old Hindenburg was recalled in 1914, given command of the Eighth Army and tasked with defending East Prussia from a Russian offensive. After the crackdown, an unarmed man briefly stopped a line of tanks on Chang’an Avenue. Letter, June 18, 1861, from Confederate soldier John H.

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Publisher: Naval & Military Press (December 12, 2015)

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The Long Way Home: An American Journey from Ellis Island to the Great War

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