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4 thoughts on “Britain's Last Tommies

  1. Ben Vos Ben Vos says:

    Goes beyond anecdotes Finished this with s sense of greater perception of the time even of those who valued their time fighting


  2. Margaret Margaret says:

    What these men went through and still vividly remembered as old men there are few words but they find a voice in this book A great greatest generationThanks to Richard Van Emden for the research and bringing these remembrances together


  3. Adam Mills Adam Mills says:

    Harrowing memories from the last of the surviving soldiers of the first world war


  4. Maryanne Maryanne says:

    An Amazing book I have letters I am now going to send to this author from my Great uncle a soldier at MOns in 1914


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Britain's Last Tommies [PDF] ✑ Britain's Last Tommies By Richard van Emden – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk It is now than 90 years since the outbreak of the First World War in 1914 and incredibly a very few of the six million men who served in that bloodiest of wars are still alive This book collects the It is now than  years since the outbreak of the First World War in and incredibly a very few of the six million men who Britain's Last Kindle - served in that bloodiest of wars are still alive This book collects the stories of those men and of those who lived to a very old age and died only recently They tell in their own words of suffering and courage of humor and comradeship and of experiences that some of them say they would not have missed for the world in spite of the cost Richard van Emden has interviewed veterans over many years and has not only recorded their words and given a brief historical background to each chapter but uniuely included his own memories of these remarkable men so that in the book we get to meet and know them This book is a heartfelt tribute to those few old soldiers who today represent the sacrifices of a whole generation.

  • Paperback
  • 384 pages
  • Britain's Last Tommies
  • Richard van Emden
  • English
  • 07 April 2016
  • 9780349120126

About the Author: Richard van Emden

Richard van Emden is a British author and television documentary producer who specializes in the First World War.