World War One

The Poppy

During this month of remembrance, one student contemplates the importance of remembrance and passing on our ancestors’ stories of suffering and hardship in war, lest we forget those who sacrificed everything for us.

We Will Remember Them: How World War One Shaped the Modern World

The 11th November 1918 saw the end of the ‘Great War’. An estimated 15-19 million people had been killed, a further 23 million military personnel had been wounded, and 8 million civilians had also lost their lives. How far was World War I a turning point for the way the world works today? The First […]