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A tribute to The Accrington Pals who fell at The Somme on July 1st, 1916. A historical note follows the poem as it is a bit too long for this section.
War has always the cause of devastation through the ages of man. Every age has played a part in the useless killing of and savagery against mankind.
My grandfather falsified his papers to fight in World War I while his brother did the same to avoid the draft.
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