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Nurse Edith Cavell and the British World War One Propaganda Campaign


Offbeat  (tags: Nurse, Execution, WW1, Germany, UK )


- 1344 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Early news reports, which inspired a number of propaganda postcards, incorrectly said Edith Cavell had fainted after refusing to wear a blindfold at her execution



   

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pam w (139)
Monday October 12, 2015, 7:09 am
Would any of us be willing to make this sacrifice? I'd like to think so.

Thanks, Ray.
 

Sandra S (40)
Tuesday October 13, 2015, 2:50 pm
Belgium marks the WWI execution of British nurse Edith Cavell 100 years ago-
http://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2015/10/12/belgium-marks-wwi-execution-of-britain-nurse-100-years-ago

Posted the above thread in our group, Ray. Thank you for posting this article with more information about this heroic woman.
 
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