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  1. Great War Forum News

    1. Announcements and news

      This section will be used by Moderators to keep members informed of significant changes or issues relating to the GWF

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    2. GWF Events and Merchandise

      A place for conference announcements,and details of other GWF promotions and activities.

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  2. The Great War Centenary

    1. Centenary Projects

      For discussion of other matters relating to the Great War Centenary. Relevant topics from other parts of the site will be migrated to this section, unless they are so specific that they should be left in other areas.

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  3. Serving in the Great War

    1. Soldiers

      Researching individual soldiers in the Great War. In grateful memory of Forum Pal Bob Coulson.

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    2. Units and formations

      Researching military units or formations in the Great War.

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    3. Ships and navies

      For discussions about the seaborne war.

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    4. The war in the air

      For discussions about the war in the air.

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    5. Medical Services (Home and Abroad)

      Discuss all aspects of medical services in the war from home based hospitals to medical staff on the front lines.

       

      In grateful memory of Forum member Sue Light.

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  4. Battlefields, battles and places

    1. The Western Front

      The battles and battlefields of France and Flanders

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    3. Cemeteries and memorials

      For discussions about...cemeteries and memorials

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    4. Battlefields in danger

      Places that are at risk of modern-day developments

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  5. Remembered Today

    1. Remembering Them

      A place for your loved one's and researched men & women's names. This area will retain entries for 30 days after the last posting.

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  6. Women And The Great War

    1. Women and the Great War

      Discuss the experiences of women during the Great War.

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  7. Home Fronts

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  8. Documents, photos, art

    1. Photos - Wants and Offers

      List here any photos on headstones or memorials you would like someone to obtain.

      Requests will be deleted after 90 days of inactivity

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    2. Documents - Look Up Requests and Offers

      Place any requests for SWB, diaries, personal papers etc here. Please remember not to ask other members to look up Ancestry or similar sites on your behalf.

      Requests will be deleted after 90 days of inactivity

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    3. Interpreting documents

      Discussions on interpreting original records .

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    4. Document Repository

      Can you offer lookups from war diaries, books, magazines etc?

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    5. Books and Book Reviews

      A place to discuss books.

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    6. The Culture Pages

      The GWF Arts Supplement - for music, art, poetry, plays, TV & radio, films etc

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  9. Uniforms, Arms, Insignia, Equipment & Medals

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