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Steelonsand
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Wow ! – that is amazing – from a 21st Century perspective, the Great War seems so remote in time, yet generationally you don’t have to go too far to encounter those who were alive when it was all happening……

found a nice transcription of the after action report by the British commander online:

http://www.gwpda.org/naval/j06falkd.htm

Given the enormous casualties in that unforgiving environment, ‘a nasty business’ indeed…… Lest We Forget…..