New PDF release: Norfolk's War: Voices of the First World War

By Frank Meeres

through the First international warfare, Norfolk was once greatly at the entrance line. squaddies from Norfolk fought all around the globe, many leaving their domestic county for the 1st time. Norfolk’s girls served within the forces, in factories and as nurses, either at domestic and overseas. Even the neighborhood young children had their components to play. Norfolk observed Zeppelin air raids and the 1st air raid during which civilians have been killed happened over the county. To best it off, the friendly Norfolk sea coast was once obvious as a possible touchdown position for any German invasion.

In this ebook, archivist and historian Frank Meeres has amassed an incredible diversity of precise tales and poignant pictures when it comes to the folk of the county in the course of that dramatic interval. eventually, Norfolk’s women and men can inform their very own tales – of their personal words.

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