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Memory of WWI soldier preserved in a brass tobacco tin
By Antoine POLLEZ
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ATTENTION - Pictures by Paul Ellis. Video by Kilian Fichou ///
London, Oct 12, 2018 (AFP) - A brass tin that once contained cigarettes and a pencil is the only relic Melanie Henwood has of her great-grandfather Enoch Davis, a British soldier who fought in World War I.
"My mum gave me the tin some years ago," Henwood, 60, told AFP at her home in the village of Hartwell in central England.< ...

 

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