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2 DIVISION 3 Light Brigade Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own) 52 Battalion : 1 March 1919 - 21 October 1919 (First World War, War Diary, WO95/1374/11)

French Tanks of the Great War: Development, Tactics and Operations

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Since the mid-1990s, 'mainstream' western historiography increasingly accepts both the main claims and the main supporting facts and evidence of the pioneering work of researchers like Suvorov, and the "history as we know it" of Russia in World War 2 is being re-written. The 'old' historiography of Russia in 1939-1941 can be summarized to this: In August 1939 Stalin's Communist Russia signed a non-aggression pact with Hitler's Nazi Germany in order to keep the aggressive Hitler away from Russia With Cavalry in the Great War: The British Trooper in the Trench Line Through the Second Battle of Ypres. They both undermined Isaac Newton’s model of a fixed and predictable universe, which scientists of the nineteenth century had taken for granted A Job to Do: New Zealand Soldiers of 'The Div' Write About Their World War Two. This really depends on geographic location. I would point to the outbreak of the First World War wh… Has World War I or 2 had a larger impact on the world today? I would like to point out that the Versailles Treaty ending WWI contributed to the start of WWII along with other factors. ww2 was more effective because the armies had better equipment, better trained men and had a huge "scare" factor In the World War (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press).

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The Doings of the Fifteenth Infantry Brigade

49 DIVISION 146 Infantry Brigade Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) 1/7th Battalion : 16 April 1915 - 31 May 1919 (First World War, War Diary, WO95/2795/1)

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Demobilization: our industrial and military demobilization after the armistice, 1918-1920

49 Division Divisional Troops Lancashire Fusiliers 19th Battalion Pioneers: 1 August 1917 - 23 June 1919 (First World War, War Diary, Wo95/2786)

5 Division Divisional Troops Royal Army Medical Corps 15 Field Ambulance, 6 Sanitary Section and 5 Mobile Veterinary Section: 27 March 1914 - 6 April 1919 (First World War, War Diary, Wo95/1541)

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Changing War: The British Army, the Hundred Days Campaign and The Birth of the Royal Air Force, 1918 (Birmingham War Studies)

The United States Marine Corps in the World War

38 DIVISION Divisional Troops 120 Brigade Royal Field Artillery : 24 December 1915 - 29 August 1916 (First World War, War Diary, WO95/2546/2)

56 Division Headquarters, Branches and Services General Staff: 1 January 1918 - 30 April 1919 (First World War, War Diary, Wo95/2935)

60 Division Headquarters, Branches and Services Adjutant and Quarter-Master General: 31 May 1916 - 30 November 1916 (First World War, War Diary, Wo95/3026/5)

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46 Division 139 Infantry Brigade Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1/5 Battalion: 1 March 1915 - 31 May 1919 (First World War, War Diary, Wo95/2695/1)

Submarine warfare of to-day: how the submarine menace was met and vanquished, with descriptions of the inventions and devices used, fast boats, ... and training of the enormous personnel

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29 DIVISION 86 Infantry Brigade Royal Dublin Fusiliers 1st Battalion : 19 March 1916 - 30 September 1917 (First World War, War Diary, WO95/2301/1)

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1 DIVISION 1 Infantry Brigade London Regiment 14th (County of London) Battalion (London Scottish) : 4 August 1914 - 31 January 1916 (First World War, War Diary, WO95/1266/2)

Tanks and Trenches : First Hand Accounts of Tank Warfare in the First World War

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