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An Old Soldier Looks Back

Library Review

ISSN: 0024-2535

Article publication date: 1 April 1939

Abstract

A TREASURED possession of a Glasgow nurse who served at a base hospital during the last war is a tiny piece of indiarubber common to the pencil case of every schoolboy of the 1914–1918 era. The rubber belonged to a private of the Gordons found wounded at the edge of a shell hole two days after the item “Western Front Quiet Last Night” appeared in home newspapers.

Citation

GIVIN SMITH, D. (1939), "An Old Soldier Looks Back", Library Review, Vol. 7 No. 4, pp. 158-162. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb012884

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MCB UP Ltd

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