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The Tale of HMHS Llandovery Castle
Llandovery Castle was a hospital ship sunk by a German U-boat during WW1.
History of Father's Day
Father’s Day was informal holiday until the 1970s.
World War One Casualty Rates
WW1 casualty rates were in the millions.
The End is Near
The battles that comprised the Hundred Days Offensive ended WW1.
Causes of Death: Tuberculosis
Sanatoriums once were commonplace in an age of TB epidemics.
The Capture of Mons
The Capture of Mons took place on the final day of WW1.
Notable People from Wordl War One: TE Lawrence
Thomas Edward Lawrence is better known as Lawrence of Arabia.
Causes of Death: Cholera
Cholera: The mere word once caused fear.
History of Burn Treatments
Burn treatment in #WW1 was rudimentary but it worked.
Journalism at the Turn of the 20th Century – Melina Druga
Journalism at the Turn of the 20th Century – Melina...
Treating Bone Fractures in the Early 20th Century
Bone fractures once led to death.
Causes of Death: Typhoid Fever
Typhoid killed rich and poor alike during the Victorian era.
Battle of Canal du Nord
Canal du Nord was part of the Hundred Days Offensive.
Notable People from World War One: Violet Jessop
Nurse Violet Jessop survived the sinking of two ships.
Surgery During World War One
WW1 led to many medical advances, particularly in surgery.