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This is a very well-made WWII ZIPPO Brand steel case lighter with matte black crackle airborne paratrooper subdued finish. There is also one grave by itself near the back - that of Captain W Reid of the RAMC who died in October 1917. S. "Speedy" sunk by mine off the Humber. 2nd - Japanese forces land in Shantung, China to attack German Tsingtau (see August 15th, September 23rd and November 7th). 7th - Maubeuge capitulates to German forces (see August 25th, 1914 and November 8th, 1918). 12th - Battle of the Aisne, 1914, begins (see 15th). 13th - Soissons (see 1st, and January 8th, 1915) and Amiens (see August 31st) reoccupied by French forces.

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Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. (January 1, 2004)

ISBN: 0764322613

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