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By Ann Clayton

Many heroes emerged in the course of the First global struggle, yet just one guy was once two times presented the Victoria pass in the course of that clash. This was once Captain Noel Godfrey Chavasse, serving within the Royal military clinical Corps as clinical Officer to the tenth Battalion, the King’s (Liverpool Regiment) - the Liverpool Scottish. the writer has unearthed a forgotten archive of his letters from front and been allowed entry to the Chavasse kinfolk correspondence, photos and different files. the result's a desirable learn of a guy who, whereas average in virtually each approach of the Victorian/Edwardian center type sticks out for his uncomplicated braveness and unflinching devotion to accountability. it is a deeply relocating tale a couple of modest yet heroic guy visible opposed to the history of his committed kin and the bleak realities of the 1st international War.

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