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Entitled Sketches: Memorised from Recollections of the Great War 1914-1918

As the First World War commemorations continue it seems that every week a new photograph or print surfaces from a dusty suitcase in a cluttered attic which originally belonged to grandad. Each one of these new discoveries helps us all … Continue reading

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Love poem from a First World War Soldier

The First World War archive at The Black Watch Castle and Museum holds a notebook that belonged to Private Ed Hall of The Black Watch, who served during the First World War. The notebook contains several poems, but this is a … Continue reading

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Account of the battle of the Aisne

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Object of the Month: Reverend Stuart Collection

The museum was delighted to receive this month a fantastic set of documents relating to the Reverend Archibald Stuart from Perthshire. The collection includes photographs, diaries and personal letters from Rev. Stuart’s time serving in the First World War. A … Continue reading

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