Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Why World War One wasn't so awful

By Donald Sensing

BBC News - Viewpoint: 10 big myths about World War One debunked

Many soldiers enjoyed WW1. If they were lucky they would avoid a big offensive, and much of the time conditions might be better than at home.

For the British there was meat every day - a rare luxury back home - cigarettes, tea and rum, part of a daily diet of more than 4,000 calories.
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