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Not mentioned in despatches.

F. W. Bagnall

Not mentioned in despatches.

By Ex-Quaker.

by F. W. Bagnall

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Published by North Shore Press in North Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canada. -- Army. -- Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1914-1919,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, Canadian

  • Edition Notes

    Dedication signed F.W. Bagnall.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD640 B24
    The Physical Object
    Pagination116p.
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18323588M


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