The 1914 Christmas Truce

Ploegsteert Wood by Evelyn McKechnie The war that was to be ‘over for Christmas’, was not over by December 1914. The soldiers who joined up believing that, were now sitting in trenches hundreds of miles from home looking up into a bleak and cold sky. In fact, the Great War dragged on until November 1918.Continue reading “The 1914 Christmas Truce”