Tommy 'Blogs' from WWI

May 2008
Military History;May/Jun2008, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p9
The article focuses on the blog posted by Bill Lamin, describing the experiences of his grandfather British Private Harry Lamin, during World War I. Lamin, who served in World War I with the 9th Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment, participated in the Battles of Messines Ridge and Passchendaele and wrote home about life in the trenches and his run-ins with the Germans. Readers of the blog can read those dispatches in real-time, 90 years to the day after they were written.


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