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Monday, August 4, 2014

The First World War Centenary

August 4, 2014

Three years ago I took my parents to Belgium to find the war grave of my great grandfather, Thomas Cakett.  My father is an only child of two only children.  His mother’s mother died of influenza in the great outbreak after the end of the Great War.  His mother’s father was Thomas.  We don’t, as […]

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