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"Why, you poor child. You're running right over to Brooks Brothers."
"How long has it BEEN upside down?"
Tags:upside down, map, maps, map room, map rooms, military strategy, military tactics, tactic, tactics, strategy, war room, war rooms, general, generals, world war ii, world war two, world war one, world war i, invasion, invasions, battleground, battlegrounds, troop movement, troop movements, incompetence, incompetent, incompetents
Beach Ball in No-Man's Land
"The Balkans. This is where I came in."
Tags:first world war, world war one, world war i, balkans, kosovo, bosnia, yugoslavia, reminisce, reminisces, reminiscing, veteran, veterans, soldier, soldiers, armed forces, memory lane, war story, war stories, military history, military historian, military historians, pensioner, pensioners, senior citizen, senior citizens, oap, oaps, o.a.p., o.a.p.s, gentleman's club, gentleman's clubs
"He thinks he's located a World War I torpedo boat. What's exciting at your house?"
Tags:history, historical, history buff, history buffs, world war i, torpedo boat, torpedo boats, exciting, news, gossip, gossiping, relationship, relationships, marriage, marriages, married life, couple, couples, husband, husbands, wife, wives, spouse, spouses, phone, phones, telephone, telephones, call, calls, talking on the phone, talking on the telephone, conversation, conversations
"No dear, it's for the war dead, not the Lib Dems."
Tags:remembrance sunday, remembrance sundays, memorial, memorials, war dead, second world war, world war ii, world war i, world war one, first world war, two minutes, silence, lib dem, lib dems, liberal democrat, liberal democrats, nick clegg, general election, election result, election results, respectful silence, political downfall
King George V
WW1 Secrets: Steak and Kidney Pie Tank.
Tags:world war one, world war 1, world war i, first world war, military tech, military technology, military technologies, weapons development, weapon development, warship, warships, armed forces, military history, military historian, military historians, catering corp, catering corps, steak and kidney, pie, pies, trench war, trench wars, trench warfare
"Gives the men no end of confidence."
Tags:confident, confidence, trench, trenches, trench warfare, general, generals, lead, leads, leading, leader, leaders, morale, morale problem, morale problems, coward, cowards, cowardly, risk, risks, risking, risky, take a chance, takes a chance, taking a chance, lack of confidence, brave, bravery, set an example, sets an examples, western front, wwi, world war 1, world war i
The Flying Corps finally get to grips with Zepplins.
Tags:ww1, zepplins, arial combat, aerial combat, zepplin, world war one, world war i, world war 1, first world war, flying corp, flying corps, raf, royal air force, luftwaffe, airship, airships, aircraft, aircrafts, arial warfare, aerial warfare, aerial battle, arial battle, aerial battles, arial battles
WW1 Secrets: Puffin Class.
'Who said the Germans don't have a sense of humour? Just look at that card Hans Greber and we have haven't been shot at all day.'
Travel agent has in and out boxes on her desk labeled 'Troubles' and 'Kitbags'.
"Yeah, my great-grandpa was shell-shocked in World War One too..."
Tags:military history, grandparent, grandparents, grandfather, grandfathers, granddad, granddads, family history, family life, genealogy, genealogist, genealogists, family historian, family historians, world war one, world war i, first world war, shell shock, shell-shock, shell-shocked, shell shocked, horse, horses, pony, ponies, donkey, donkeys, military animals
"This is a much better war then the war to end all wars."
Tags:war, world war one, world war i, world war ii, world war two, second world war, first world war, great war, warzone, warzones, war-zone, war zone, warfare, ww1, ww2, vietnam, iraq, syria, korea, conflict, fighting, combat, history, middle east, israel, cold war, ukraine, russia, germany, france, britain, argentina, independence, battleground, battlegrounds, battle ground, battle grounds
"My dad was in the war, but he doesn't talk about it."
100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme
'Let's hope a hundred years on Englishmen won't have to live like this.'
"Most of you won't know what this is. It's a blackboard."
Statue of the unknown shoulder
Suicide mission: H. Dumpty, spying on the Huns.
'I thought that there had been 2 world wars, but this says 11.'
'I suggest we back away slowly and dig another tunnel: This is an unexploded ordnance...'