Is the Great War really that Great?

This August is the 100-year anniversary of the First World War but its barely being acknowledged in popular culture

Wings-poster"Below us in the valley hung low clouds of gas. They settled right there, and those of us on higher ground were safe. But we wore our masks for three hours. A large percentage of officers and men of the sanitary detachment died or suffered severely from the gas... Little help could be given to the gas victims. We placed them on stretchers, kept them quiet as possible and hurried them to the hospital."

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Is the Great War really that Great? (2)

This August is the 100-year anniversary of the First World War but its barely being acknowledged in popular culture

Wings-poster"Below us in the valley hung low clouds of gas. They settled right there, and those of us on higher ground were safe. But we wore our masks for three hours. A large percentage of officers and men of the sanitary detachment died or suffered severely from the gas... Little help could be given to the gas victims. We placed them on stretchers, kept them quiet as possible and hurried them to the hospital."

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