Tag Archives: World War I

What are you reading?

It’s a new month, which means new books to read. This month, my nonfiction choice is Hospital Ships and Ambulance Trains. This book focuses on transporting wounded BEF during the first world war from the front to Blighty. The second … Continue reading

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The Reading Continues

Reminiscences of the Spanish-American War by Charles Gaurveau This is an interesting perspective of a young man who joins the army to fight for the US in Cuba and the Philippines. Although not full of historical details, there are some … Continue reading

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Happy Veteran’s Day

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918, the allied powers and Germany declared an armistice or end of hostilities. So ended the Great war that had started with the assassination of the Archduke … Continue reading

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