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Waddesdon Manor

Waddesdon Manor, England, front view. The castle was built in the Neo-Renaissance style of a French château between 1874 and 1889 for Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild (1839–1898) as a weekend residence for grand entertaining. Open for weddings, private dinners even today.

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Photos show faces of First World War soldiers on the eve of battle

For much of the First World War, the small French village of Vignacourt was always behind the front lines ¿ as a staging point, casualty clearing station and recreation area for troops of all nationalities moving up to and then back from the battlefields on the Somme.

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Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire, England built in 1874 in the neo Renaissance French style for the Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild. It now belongs to the National Trust and is open to the public

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Photos show faces of First World War soldiers on the eve of battle

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National Library of Scotland, C.1215 - French soldier and his wife returned to one of the captured villges in search of cash they had buried before the invasion

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Photos show faces of First World War soldiers on the eve of battle

The never-before-seen images of Western Front troops were uncovered almost a century after they were taken having lay hidden in an attic in a farm house in Vignacourt, northern France.

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Photos show faces of First World War soldiers on the eve of battle

The photographs capture what military life was like for the troops as well as some of the ...

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Man's coat of brown figured silk, high neckline with no collar, shaped front and full skirt which is interlined, possibly with horsehair, deep turn-back cuffs faced with pale blue silk, coat lined with pale blue silk, cuffs and pockets trimmed with silver lace: English, about 1740 Museum reference K.2004.88

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