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Falmouth and the Great War

Wilson Lloyd Fox

Falmouth and the Great War

by Wilson Lloyd Fox

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Published by Camborne Printing and Stationary Co in Camborne .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesRoyal Cornwall Polytechnic Society vol. 5, part 3, 1925.
Statementby Wilson Lloyd Fox.
The Physical Object
Pagination20p.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17409352M

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Author's Note: Much of what is written in this book is pieced together from documents captured from the enemy during the war, interrogation of prisoners, and eyewitness accounts from surviving soldiers and Imperial officers.

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