A lone British soldier stands up to his knees in spent shell cases. France, WWI.  Tom Aitken

A lone British soldier stands up to his knees in spent shell cases. France, WWI. Tom Aitken

Teaching resources including a primary remembrance assembly.

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Teaching resources including a primary remembrance assembly.

Poppies Remembrance (Armistice) Day November 11 - Never forget - Always remember

Poppies Remembrance (Armistice) Day November 11 - Never forget - Always remember

The German general who told Hitler to go screw himself-click for name and bio-He outlived Hitler!

The German general who told Hitler to go screw himself-click for name and bio-He outlived Hitler!

Tony Benn, who made this memorial to suffragette Emily Davison in a House of Commons broom cupboard...

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Tony Benn, who made this memorial to suffragette Emily Davison in a House of Commons broom cupboard...

"Women of World War II Memorial on Whitehall Drive"  I have studied some about women in WWII over the years and though they have been taken for granted often, I am more certain with every day that their sacrifices must be remembered as well as those of the men who fought in the war.

"Women of World War II Memorial on Whitehall Drive" I have studied some about women in WWII over the years and though they have been taken for granted often, I am more certain with every day that their sacrifices must be remembered as well as those of the men who fought in the war.

HMS Hood in the Panama Canal in 1924, with crew topside.  Many photos of this iconic but ultimately doomed 15 in battlecruiser on this board - Bismarck sank her (only 3 survivors) in May 1941.

Hunt for HMS Hood's bell to provide memorial to ship's 1,415 crew who drowned when it was sunk by the Bismark in 1941

HMS Hood in the Panama Canal in 1924, with crew topside. Many photos of this iconic but ultimately doomed 15 in battlecruiser on this board - Bismarck sank her (only 3 survivors) in May 1941.

Harry Patch.  Harry was the last Tommy to survive the horror of the trenches of WWI.  He died aged 111 in 2009. He never forgot those lost and always made sure to remember lost Germans as well as Allied troops. A quote from Harry:  "Irrespective of the uniforms we wore, we were all victims."

On Remembrance Sunday, the last Tommy makes a moving plea to honour soldiers before it's too late

Harry Patch. Harry was the last Tommy to survive the horror of the trenches of WWI. He died aged 111 in 2009. He never forgot those lost and always made sure to remember lost Germans as well as Allied troops. A quote from Harry: "Irrespective of the uniforms we wore, we were all victims."

WWI Soldiers - Australian soldiers in Egypt                                                                                                                                                     More

Horses, cats, pigeons and glow worms: The animals who fought in WW1

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