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The Belgians despite such short time at their disposal to make preparations for repelling the German invasion have shown qualities of heroism and military resource greater than perhaps had been credited to them.
11:44am Thursday 7th August 2014
10:26am Wednesday 6th August 2014
A wounded German officer who was captured expressed astonishment at the resistance the Germans were finding in Belgium as they had been assured in Berlin that no opposition would be encountered in Belgium.
9:33am Wednesday 6th August 2014
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WITH the centenary of the start of the First World War being marked this week, KEILIGH BAKER looks at how Monmouthshire residents were affected and speaks to relatives of those who served for their country.
2:39pm Wednesday 6th August 2014
THE qualities which make a man vital on a sports field are those which will single him out on a field of battle. Courage, fitness, bravery, leadership are as useful to a XV or an eleven as to a company, writes Martin Wade.
2:32pm Tuesday 5th August 2014
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10:24am Thursday 31st July 2014
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3:13pm Tuesday 29th July 2014
Sir Edward Grey, the British Foreign Secretary said that as long as the dispute was one between Austria and Serbia alone Great Britain would not interfere but the moment another Power became involved the position would be critical.
6:05pm Monday 28th July 2014
THIS summer marks the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War and as part of the centenary commemorations, The Blaenavon Community Heritage Museum has been awarded funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund to research and write a history of Blaenavon and its people during the war years.
3:30pm Friday 25th July 2014
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4:45pm Friday 18th July 2014
The Serbian government will do everything possible to improve the unfavourable situation caused by the Sarajevo murders so that the whole Serbian action may not suffer for the deed of an individual of probably abnormal mental condition.
3:11pm Thursday 17th July 2014
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4:00pm Friday 4th July 2014
At 9.50am the Imperial train conveying the Archduke and his Consort arrives at Sarajevo from Illdra. After inspecting the troops on the parade ground the visitors drove to a motor car aong the station road.
4:30pm Friday 4th July 2014
11:37am Thursday 3rd July 2014
Once more tragedy has visited the unhappy House of Hapsburg and today the Archduke Francis Ferdinand, the Heir Apparent to the throne of the Dual Monarchy, and his wife, the Duchess of Habenburg, lie dead in the little Bosnian Town of Sarajevo.
10:27am Sunday 29th June 2014
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4:46pm Thursday 19th June 2014
A FIRST World War centenary service will be held in the Tithe Barn Courtyard, Abergavenny, on Saturday June 28, from 6.30pm. As well as being Armed Forces Day, it also marks 100 years since the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in Sarajevo, the event that triggered the conflict. All are welcome.
2:56pm Wednesday 28th May 2014