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Research

The Three Uncles: The Cole Brothers in the Great War uses a combination of formal military sources and personal correspondence to show how some of the major events of the First World War impacted on one family.

  • Life in the trenches
  • The Battle of the Somme
  • Passchendaele
  • The Royal Flying Corps
  • Life at home in England
  • Poetry written by soldiers
  • Regimental photographs
  • Personal letters
  • telegrams
  • Military cemeteries

The book contains full referencing of sources for further in-depth investigation if required.   

Available online.