A service has been held in waters off Orkney to mark 100 years since the scuttling of more than 50 German ships after seven months of incarceration.
First World War
A service will be held in waters near Orkney to mark 100 years since the scuttling of more than 50 German ships after seven months of incarceration.
The families of two young British privates killed in the First World War have finally seen them laid to rest more than 100 years later.
A memorial to Irishmen who died in Flanders has been inaugurated in a Peace Garden in Dublin.
Ornate panelling from the Titanic’s sister ship will be sold in a historic auction next month.
FOR four long years British Tommies had been telling each other: “Don’t worry, it’ll all be over by Christmas.”
OVER six thousand people turned up at beaches across Scotland on Sunday to pay tribute to the fallen men and women of the First World War.
THE Sunday Post was born for war. It debuted on October 4, 1914, a journalistic attempt to feed the news-ravenous Scottish public Information about the “race to the sea” In France.
THEY were four young brothers, inseparable in life and, tragically, inseparable in death.
ARMISTICE Day will have an added significance this year.
STUNNING time-lapse footage of soldiers returning home from war has been released in commemoration of the centenary of the First World War.