One million, one hundred thousand men and women lost their lives in the service of the British Empire during the First World War; in the Second, another six hundred thousand from all parts of the Commonwealth made the same sacrifice.
The First World War, which began as a war between professional armies, was very soon to be fought by millions of ordinary citizens turned soldier.
Those who died could no longer be shovelled into a hole ...and so forgotten" as had happened
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 304 pages, Illustrations, maps
- Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 18/11/2010
- Category: General & world history
- ISBN: 9781848844230