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The last battle?

Eric Lee’s article The Fight to the End... and Beyond (June) was highly informative, casting light on what was in Britain, until now,

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This Issue’s Contributors
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Lifelong Ties
Camille Pluvier fled from Bruges in 1914 aged 14 and lived with the Chackett family in Cannock, Staffordshire. He remained in Britain after the war and began an illicit relationship with the Chacketts’ daughter, Clara, until he was drafted into the B