Millions of Britons do not know what their ancestors did in the First World War
But a staggering 7.5million Britons have failed to pay heed to those words and are completely unaware of what role their relatives played in the ... who fought in First World War are unaware of their military heritage and do not know what they did.
WW2: the role of women in the Second World War
I couldn't say [to my son], "Do you know it's Daddy's birthday?" But in my mind, 1 May – I'd think ... father's contacts (he'd worked as an intelligence officer during the First World War). Ten days later she was on a plane to Cairo – 'They needed ...
Prince Harry unveils memorial arch to mark 100 years since outbreak of war
Visit our centenary website for stories of the North-East's role in the First World War and to search our database of over 1,800 soldiers from the region who fought The Prince, who wore No 1 dress of the ... the Tower of London played The Last Post and ...
The (Not So) Neutrals of World War II
They are generally long, made up of hard, grinding days that do not naturally nourish man's nobler instincts. The neutral ... of World War II in 1995, and unprecedented access to archives in Moscow and other ex-Communist states have all played a role ...
What in the world is a MOOC?
to millions of students around the world. But everyone is still waiting to see how this experiment will work and what role MOOCs will play in higher education, especially the funding of higher education. Here are a couple of MOOC predictions, explanations ...