Interests:Almost anything to do with the Western Front, dating from research into the war dead of Maghull and Ainsdale. Currently a tour guide, and loving it.
Posted 03 August 2012 - 06:19 PM
The museum in the town has been undergoing some changes, and will re-open officially on Saturday, August 23rd, 2014.
There will also be ceremonies to mark the centenary on the next day, Sunday, but they have, as yet, not been finalised.
Interests:Connaught Rangers, North Irish Horse, Royal Irish Fusiliers, Cheshire Regiment, Royal Irish Regiment, Royal Irish Rifles, 28th (Pennsylvania) Division.
Posted 07 August 2012 - 06:52 PM
You have your quote wrong Kaiser Bill said "A contemptuously small army for such a big job" he was paying a compliment in fact. UK propaganda decided to mistranslate the phrase deliberately "Truth is the first casualty in war".