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

ISBN: 1474532101

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Soldiers of China’s People’s Liberation Army march during the military parade in Beijing. Photograph: Damir Sagolj/Reuters My colleague Tom Phillips has left Tiananmen Square and sends this report: Chinese president Xi Jinping made an unexpected pledge on Thursday to cut his army by 300,000 troops, even as his armed forces put on a massive show of force during a 70th anniversary military parade commemorating the end of the second world war Epehy: Hindenburg Line (Battleground Europe). He served in the United States Navy during World War II. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Margaret Belig Smith of Columbia Cross Roads; daughters and sons-in-law, Emily and Michael Reed of Horseheads, NY, Deborah and Thomas Dyal Jr. of Poughkeepsie, NY; brother and sister-in-law, Albert E. and Ruth Smith of Cocoa Beach, FL; grandchildren, Jason and Ellen Reed; Rebecca Michelle and Thomas Dyal II; several nieces and nephews Demolitions Under Fire. He later wrote an influential book ‘Goodbye to all that‘ – charting his disillusionment with life as a British officer. Rupert Brooke ( 1887 – 1915) Idealist war poet. His poem ‘Soldier’ epitomised the willingness for sacrifice and enthusiasm to fight, at the start of the conflict. He was killed in action in 1915. “If I should die, think only this of me; / That there’s some corner of a foreign field / That is for ever England.’ Gavrilo Princep (1894- 1918) a Bosnian Serb who assassinated Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife Forgotten Scottish Voices from the Great War.

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