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Today In History 3h
6 Aug 1914: At the beginning of World War I, -Hungary declares war on ., while declares war on Germany.
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This day in WWI 16h
War photographer takes this undated photo, IWM Q 24724, of an Indian cavalryman. On patrol, he found two starving Christian girls in the desert. Leaning down from his horse and he gave one of them half his rations
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Today In History Aug 1
1 Aug 1914: As war between Germany and France approaches, 12 of 18 Cabinet members oppose giving France assurances that Britain will support her in a war. Britain eventually enters the war after neutral Belgium was invaded by Germany.
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Historygirl Aug 4
Agatha Christie joined the Red Cross Voluntary Aid Detachment in 1914 as a nurse then as a dispenser, after qualifying as an apothecaries' assistant. It was here she learnt about poisions, her favourite method of murder. Credit colourizedpix
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Vincenzo DM Aug 4
Monument to Antoine Fonck (Thimister, Liège province, Belgium) who was the first Belgian soldier who lost his life during . Lancer Fonck was killed on 4 August 1914 near the Belgian - German border by invading German troops.
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Today In History Jul 28
28 July 1914: -Hungary declares war on Serbia, beginning what would become World War I.
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Today In History Aug 4
4 Aug 1914: Britain protests Germany's violation of neutrality, which is guaranteed by the Treaty of London, after Germany invades. replies the treaty is just a scrap of paper. Shortly thereafter the UK declares war on Germany.
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Vincenzo DM Aug 4
On the 4th of August 1914, Germany invades Belgium. The same day King Albert I addresses Parliament and declares Belgium shall never surrender and notes '' a country which is defending itself conquers the respect of all; such a country does not perish.''
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Ambassador Kate Byrnes Jul 30
Returned to last weekend to take in the breathtaking view from Velushina, enjoy the peace at St. George Monastery, walk the trail on Pelister & learn more about U.S. assistance during the Great War.
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Canadian Crown 🇨🇦 Jul 28
101 years before Prince Harry brought the 2017 “Wounded Warriors” Invictus Games to Toronto — in 1916 Queen Mary hosted a party at Buckingham Palace for wounded UK & Canadian soldiers.
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Royal Nfld Regiment Association Jul 29
Great news! Final step announced for a bronze caribou monument in Gallipoli, Turkey to complete the Trail of the Caribou
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Mat McLachlan Jul 30
Join Peter and Gary to hear about the Conditions at Gallipoli in this week’s episode of Peter Hart’s Military History. Listen here:
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Today In History Aug 2
2 Aug 1914: orders the mobilization of all armed forces in preparation for World War I. The next day, the French learn that has declared war on them.
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This day in WWI 21h
Washington Herald Aug 5 1914 German ocean liner SS Kronprinzessin Cecilie on its way to UK returns to US carrying $11,500,000 of gold & silver. Capt Polack announced that has started in Europe "Gentlemen assist me in allaying the fears of the woman"
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Into The Portal Podcast 📻 Aug 3
The Vanished Batatalion 💨💀 Our first story on the show this week as we delve into a legend that has been touted by enthusiasts, and analyzed by historians.. what happened that fateful day in 1915? Find us everywhere you get your 📻
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Today In History Jul 31
31 July 1914: Germany issues an ultimatum to to demobilize its armed forces or face war. At noon on August 1, the ultimatum expired and the German ambassador in St. Petersburg was instructed to declare war at five o’clock.
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Today In History Jul 30
30 july 1914: Germany’s II issues an ultimatum to his cousin Russian Nicholas II to withdraw his troops from the Austrian-Hungarian border. Nicholas instead mobilizes.
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StrategicCommand Aug 5
Very pleased to see that our game has now attained its 100th review on with a Very Positive score. Thank you to everyone who has reviewed the game and given feedback, it is appreciated!
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Mat McLachlan 15h
Looking for a stimulating diversion in these troubled times? Well how about the Helles Diversions? Join Peter and Gary as they explore the costly attacks at Cape Helles during the August Offensive at . Listen here:
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Mat McLachlan 13h
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