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  Item Reference: SPEARS 10/1/25

Description

Photographs from the collection of Maj Gen Sir Edward Louis Spears (1886-1974), showing detail of France during World War One. A souvenir photograph of the attendees to a dinner to celebrate the anniversary of American Independence, on the reverse side is a letter addressed to Major General Spears. 1918

Collection

The Ruins Of France (Part 1): Spears, E

Description

This first selection from the extensive archive of Major General Sir Edward Spears chronicles life on the Western Front during the Great War when Spears was a liaison officer between the French and British staff. He was Head of the British Military Mission inĀ  Paris between 1917 and 1920 before entering…

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