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Anglo-Belgian Memorial, London (465 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article

Anglo-Belgian Memorial, also known as the Belgian Gratitude Memorial or the Belgian Refugees Memorial, is a war memorial on Victoria Embankment in London, opposite
Bideford Higher Cemetery (382 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has the Scouting emblem on his headstone. There is a memorial to the Belgian refugees who died in Bideford during World War I and who are buried in the cemetery
Belgian government in exile (4,952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
concerns facing the government in exile in 1940 was the situation of Belgian refugees in the United Kingdom. By 1940, at least 15,000 Belgian civilians had
Oxford University Dramatic Society (619 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
founded in 1885 by Alec MacKinnon. During World War I, when some 200 Belgian refugees came to Oxford, the society lent its room to a 'Belgian Club'. Many
Richmond Ice Rink (792 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which later became Richmond Ice Rink. From 1914 to 1915 about 6,000 Belgian refugees, some of them injured soldiers, settled in the Twickenham and Richmond
Jef Denyn (178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
War, he, his wife Helene, son and four daughters were among those Belgian refugees who fled to England. The Denyn family were taken in by organist and
Helen Rabagliati (292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the "kind help and valuable assistance personally given to the Belgian refugees and Belgian soldiers during the war" she was awarded the Medaille de
Violet Mond, Baroness Melchett (442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into a sixty-bed convalescent hospital, and opened her London home to Belgian refugees. For these services she was appointed Dame Commander of the Order of
Porch House, Nantwich (658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
previously served as a day and boarding school, and as a house for Belgian refugees. The existing building stands on the site of a 15th-century mansion
1940 in Belgium (555 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
government is in exile.:848 10 June – The International Red Cross estimates Belgian refugees in France to number 2.2 million.:849 28 June – Belgian Labour Party
Ernest Hatch (344 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
During the First World War he chaired the Government Commission on Belgian Refugees, and was made a commander of the Belgian Order of the Crown. He was
Alfred Warren (385 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
For the OBE: "Chairman of Local Tribunal, National Relief Fund and Belgian Refugees' Committee, Poplar." At the 1918 General Election Sir Alfred was elected
Bounds Green tube station (1,064 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
north end of the westbound platform) erroneously commemorates "sixteen Belgian refugees and ... three British citizens who died" in the attack. The records
Elizabeth Pinfold (204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
newspapers around New Zealand to gather donations of clothing for needy Belgian refugees and soldiers. In recognition of her contribution to the war effort
Charles Du Bos (3,070 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American novelist Edith Wharton, he was involved in providing aid to Belgian refugees in Paris following the 1914 German invasion of Belgium. Raised Catholic
Christian de Duve (5,519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
autophagy, endocytosis, and exocytosis in a single occasion. The son of Belgian refugees during the First World War, de Duve was born in Thames Ditton, Surrey
1914–15 Celtic F.C. season (188 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
War Fund Shield "Results for Celtic for 1914-15". www.londonhearts.com. →Association Football | Belgian Refugees' Fund, The Glasgow Herald, 17 May 1915
Andy Cunningham (footballer) (567 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Andy Cunningham, London Hearts Supporters Club Association Football. Belgian Refugees' Fund, The Glasgow Herald, 17 May 1915 The Hawthorns Series, Scottish
Lorna M. Hughes (1,854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
‘Finding the Belgian Refugees in Cymru1914.org’ (2016), in Soon Gone, Long Forgotten – uncovering British responses to Belgian refugees during the First
Uden (1,011 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which the Netherlands stayed neutral) North Brabant was inundated by Belgian refugees. A refugee camp was erected at Vluchtoord in Uden, which housed several
Châtel-Guyon (336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
closed. Many were used by the French government for housing French and Belgian refugees, as well as for hospitals by French and other forces. The American
John Harmer (bishop) (689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
life, Harmer would be most proud of the work he did in support of Belgian refugees displaced by the German advance. Under Harmer’s leadership, the diocese
Alblasserdam (753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Berman and the local government of Alblasserdam kept busy with 60 Belgian refugees within the municipal boundaries. An ad hoc municipal fund for the unemployed
Millfield House (510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1913 the school closed and by the beginning of World War I housed Belgian refugees. The house was converted into the St Davids Hospital for epileptics
Alan Morton (958 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish League Players. Norwich: PM Publications. Association Football. Belgian Refugees' Fund, The Glasgow Herald, 17 May 1915 Association Football. War Fund
Dunshaughlin (1,282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
famine. During the First World War, the building was used to house Belgian refugees, some of whom died there and were buried in the paupers' graveyard
Birtley, Tyne and Wear (1,066 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
declined. Elisabethville was a sovereign Belgian area of Birtley housing Belgian refugees, who worked at the Royal Ordnance Factory during World War I. It was
James Reid (footballer, born 1890) (254 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
James Greig Reid, London Hearts Supporters Club Association Football. Belgian Refugees' Fund, The Glasgow Herald, 17 May 1915 Smith, Paul (2013). Scotland
The Mysterious Affair at Styles (4,378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ministering to Belgian soldiers during the First World War, and by Belgian refugees who were living in Torquay. The manuscript was rejected by Hodder and
The Cheat (1915 film) (1,292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Edith is also the treasurer of the local Red Cross fund drive for Belgian refugees, which holds a gala dance at the home of Hishuru Tori, a rich Japanese
Scottish Football League XI (2,691 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Crampsey 1990, p. 55) (Bob Crampsey 1990, p. 249) Association Football: Belgian Refugees' Fund, The Glasgow Herald, 17 May 1915 1916-05-20: Scottish League
Edward Hicks (bishop) (566 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
part and eventually the whole of his palace, first for the use of Belgian refugees and then to the Red Cross. Novelist and biographer Penelope Fitzgerald
Queen Elisabeth Medal (973 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kind help and valuable assistance you have personally given to the Belgian refugees and the Belgian soldiers during the war.' Belgium portal War portal
SS Montrose (1897) (585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
coal to be transferred from the Montreal, filled both vessels with Belgian refugees and used the Montrose to tow the Montreal to England. On 28 October
CICM Missionaries (1,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
location from which they could send out their missionaries. As many Belgian refugees at that time were living in London it was thought that a church in
Louis Montagu, 2nd Baron Swaythling (398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. In World War I, she supported Belgian refugees and volunteered with the Wounded Allies' Relief Committee. They had
Annaberg-Buchholz (878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and lace-making in 1561 and it was further developed in the 1590s by Belgian refugees fleeing the policies of Fernando Álvarez de Toledo, 3rd Duke of Alba
Edith Wharton (6,007 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Germans invaded Belgium in the fall of 1914 and Paris was flooded with Belgian refugees, she helped to set up the American Hostels for Refugees, which managed
Institut français du Royaume-Uni (300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 29 October 2018. Faucher, Charlotte. "The schooling of Belgian refugees at the London French lycee (now lycée francais Charles de Gaulle) during
Joseph Albert Riley (333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
War. He was awarded the King Albert Medal for his work in assisting Belgian refugees. He married Agnes Christina Davidson Sketheway (died 3 September 1945)
Gladys, Baroness Swaythling (409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
World War Swaythling volunteered with the Wounded Allied Committee and Belgian refugees. She also worked with the Ladies London Association. Throughout 1921
Amersfoort (2,534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
camp Elisabethdorp, commemorates this period and the hardships of the Belgian refugees. Since Amersfoort was the largest garrison town in the Netherlands
Alex Craig (378 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman. Association Football. Belgian Refugees' Fund, The Glasgow Herald, 17 May 1915 John Litster (October 2012)
Mary Emmott (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Peace. During World War I, Emmott spent her time supporting Belgian refugees and, as a result, received the Queen Elisabeth Medal. At the 1922 United
Mary Emmott (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Peace. During World War I, Emmott spent her time supporting Belgian refugees and, as a result, received the Queen Elisabeth Medal. At the 1922 United
Falkirk Herald (1,140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first decades of the 20th century. A fundraising drive on behalf of Belgian refugees from the First World War earned a formal thank you from the King of
Léonide Moguy (647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Belgian-Hollywood co production, New York's Origin, a story of the Belgian refugees who established New York. The film was not made. Instead he made Tomorrow
Ruskin College (2,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
activities of the school. During World War I, some of the two hundred Belgian refugees who came to Oxford were lodged in the college. Ruskin College became
Helen O'Clery (674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mother started several small industries to employ local girls and Belgian refugees. A confectionery proved very successful. Her father joined her mother
Juliet Wilson–Bareau (329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University Press. ISBN 978-0300196269. Nancarrow, Sally (31 August 2014). "Belgian refugees build UK family". BBC News. Retrieved 9 March 2018. "Slade Professorship
Frederick Whitley-Thomson (459 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Albert I of Belgium the Medaille du Roi in recognition of services to Belgian refugees, resident in Halifax and district during the First World War. He was
Shirle Hill (215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
First World War, it was known as St Vincent's and served as a home for Belgian refugees. It later became a school and mental health facility for children with
Dulwich Public Baths (918 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
War I. The War Refugees Committee were allowed to use it for housing Belgian refugees. In 1915 the baths briefly return to public use but were then allocated
Wire of Death (793 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cross the border to the Netherlands en masse. In 1914 one million Belgian refugees were already in the Netherlands, but throughout the war, refugees kept
Belgium–United Kingdom relations (1,072 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
countries; including France, Poland and Czechoslovakia. Around 250,000 Belgian refugees came to the UK during World War I; about 90% returned to Belgium soon
Elizabeth Cadbury (916 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
League of Nations Union. During the Second World War, she worked with Belgian refugees, and after that war continued her efforts with the International Council
Anna Lee (1,690 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Winnifrith, was Rector of Mariansleigh. During WWI, he provided for Belgian refugees and was awarded the Medaille du Roi Albert. Lee's brother, Sir John
Hall Caine (19,264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and edited King Albert's Book, the proceeds of which went to help Belgian refugees. In 1917, Caine was created an Officer of the Order of Leopold by King
Woodlands House (647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
home and later, during the First World War, served as a hostel for Belgian refugees. In the 1920s, it was sold to a Catholic religious order, the Little
Lou Henry Hoover (1,963 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
During World War I, she assisted her husband in providing relief for Belgian refugees. For her work she was decorated in 1919 by King Albert I of Belgium
Stoke Heath, Coventry (1,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
World War, Stoke Heath played host to a significant population of Belgian refugees. The area was dominated by the popular red brick Stoke Heath Junior
Agatha Christie's Poirot (3,635 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Prichard who recounts how his grandmother found the character amongst Belgian refugees in Torquay. A visit to the permanent Poirot exhibition at Torquay Museum
Margaret Fletcher (913 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
both at home and abroad for servicemen and provided accommodation for Belgian refugees and munition workers, receiving recognition for its work from the British
Beaucaire, Gard (3,209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to the Canal du Midi. In 1940 Beaucaire had a large population of Belgian refugees, mostly from Farciennes. They became twin communes in 1969. In 2016
National League for Women's Service (871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shortage there. Many of the branches worked in providing clothing for Belgian refugees, particularly children. They collaborated with the Woman’s Section
Alice Hutchison (786 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
building to house a hospital, a typhoid epidemic broke out amongst Belgian refugees in Calais. She, along with another doctor and ten nurses, treated the
Henrietta White (882 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the city and later, during the First World War she ran one for Belgian refugees. She founded the Soldiers’ Wives Club in 1915 and organised people
Otley (4,617 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
locals killed in the Transvaal War and one expressing the gratitude of Belgian refugees who came to Otley during the First World War. Many of the buildings
Annie S. Swan (1,944 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
she went to France on a morale-boosting tour and also worked with Belgian refugees. Swan visited the United States in January 1918 and again after the
Free Belgian forces (4,289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
force. In July 1940, a British Mass Observation report remarked that Belgian refugees in civilian employment in the United Kingdom were causing friction
Robert Murray Gilchrist (1,202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
During World War I, he was noted for his charitable assistance to Belgian refugees, many of whom attended his funeral during 1917. As an English novelist
Royal Tunbridge Wells (6,629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
been sent home with a "blighty wound"; the town also received 150 Belgian refugees. The Second World War affected Tunbridge Wells in a different way—it
Attingham Park (1,574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
June 1919. During the First World War, Teresa Hulton had worked with Belgian refugees in London and as a Red Cross nurse in Italy. Between 1948 and 1971
Atlantic U-boat campaign of World War I (3,578 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
warning, when she torpedoed the steamship Admiral Ganteaume, with 2,500 Belgian refugees aboard. Although the ship did not sink, and was towed into Boulogne
André Gide (3,849 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
capacity they worked to find employment, food and housing for Franco-Belgian refugees who arrived in Paris following the German invasion of Belgium. Their
German occupation of Belgium during World War I (4,198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
occupied Belgium. The sympathy for the plight of Belgian civilians and Belgian refugees continued in Allied newspapers and propaganda until the end of the
Mary Sheepshanks (878 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Central Powers. Sheepshanks also advocated for Britain to take in Belgian refugees and the International Women's Relief Committee was housed in the Jus
Rotterdam (9,433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Germany and occupied Belgium. During World War I, an average of 25,000 Belgian refugees lived in the city, as well as hundreds of German deserters and escaped
Henrietta Tayler (837 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nurse (Voluntary Aid Detachment or VAD) with the Red Cross, nursing Belgian refugees from the German invasion, and then Tayler came back in Scotland, was
Little Sisters of the Assumption (998 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
novitiate. During the First World War, it had served as a hostel for Belgian refugees. In 1947, the vicariates of England and Ireland became separate provinces
Tina Strobos (2,268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
refugees from earlier conflicts, while Strobos' grandmother had sheltered Belgian refugees during World War I. When Strobos was ten years old, her parents divorced
Belgium in World War I (4,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Belgian-Dutch border which would claim the lives of between 2,000 and 3,000 Belgian refugees trying to escape the occupied country. On the advice of the Belgian
History of Folkestone (2,645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1880s. In the First World War the town became host to some 65,000 Belgian refugees fleeing the conflict. Shorncliffe Camp served as a training camp for
Agatha Christie (13,118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
invaded Belgium. Christie's inspiration for the character came from Belgian refugees living in Torquay, and the Belgian soldiers she helped to treat as
Herbert Austin, 1st Baron Austin (1,867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Belgium Order of the Crown of Leopold II, for the employment of 3,000 Belgian refugees at Longbridge. During World War II, the company specialised in making
Lilian Davidson (1,071 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
she was one of the artists included in a sale of paintings to aid Belgian refugees. She was first exhibited at the Royal Hibernian Academy (RHA) in 1914
Earls Court Exhibition Centre (3,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Government. From 15 October 1914 onwards until 1919, more than 100,000 Belgian refugees stayed in this camp. Earls Court hosted the volleyball competitions
Rodney Wilson (museum director) (654 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
(1971) and five works by Frances Hodgkins, including Unshatterable / Belgian Refugees(1916). In 1981 Wilson left Christchurch Art Gallery for the Auckland
Haven Hotel (648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Major and Real Madrid football team in 2014. The Haven Hotel housed Belgian refugees during the First World War and was a military contact point during
Vinkt massacre (1,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many British stragglers as possible on their way west, and as many Belgian refugees as possible on their way south: more than one million Belgians (most
Vinkt massacre (1,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many British stragglers as possible on their way west, and as many Belgian refugees as possible on their way south: more than one million Belgians (most
Eustáquio van Lieshout (976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Roelofarendsveen in South Holland, where he provided pastoral care for the many Belgian refugees. In recognition of his work, the King of Belgium knighted him in the
Juliette Gordon Low (4,711 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Juliette Low rented Castle Menzies in Scotland, and let a family of Belgian refugees temporarily move in. On February 13, 1915, she sailed back to the United
SS Prinses Astrid (1,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their country. On 18 May 1940, Prinses Astrid left Ostend harbor with Belgian refugees en route to Southampton, United Kingdom. From 23 May 1940 forward,
Boddington, Northamptonshire (887 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
information technology facilities. During World War I the parish hosted Belgian refugees. During World War II, on 25 November 1944, a Vickers Wellington bomber
Walter Runciman, 1st Viscount Runciman of Doxford (2,801 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
meaning the war seemed to be good for business. He approved food for Belgian refugees. On 12 January 1915, he agreed to send a memo to the US government
Mary Ward (suffragist) (1,223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Cambridge during the Great War. Noting the large number of unemployed Belgian refugees, she devised, ran, and raised funds for a project known as the 'Belgian
Belgium in World War II (7,303 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
line)". globalsecurity.org. Retrieved 27 February 2013. "11 May 1940: Belgian Refugees Clog the Roads". World War II Today. Retrieved 23 May 2013. "On the
James Macklin (1,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Order of the Crown, by the King of the Belgians in 1921 for work among Belgian refugees during the same conflict. She died in Salisbury on 19 November 1960
Fulham (8,958 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
below). During the First World War it would become accommodation for Belgian refugees. Meanwhile, the historic hamlet of North End was massively redeveloped
Calderwood Glen Platform railway station (551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lastingly as a co-operative venue, and from 1914-1918 the building housed Belgian refugees. The station was located on the south-western side of the single track
Blackpool F.C. (10,469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the flag of Belgium, a show of support for the large number of Belgian refugees that had arrived in the town. After the war, they wore white shirts
Beryl May Dent (11,948 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
forcing Belgians to flee, with the United Kingdom home to 250,000 Belgian refugees during World War I. Lord Bath placed his vacant houses in the district
Leopold III of Belgium (5,360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the headline "The Face That Every Woman Now Despises". A group of Belgian refugees in Paris placed a message at King Albert's statue denouncing his son
History of the United Kingdom during the First World War (15,555 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
men were moved as part of the voluntary National Service Scheme). Belgian refugees became workers, though they were often seen as "job stealers". Likewise
Lilian, Princess of Réthy (2,496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
father returned to France and occupied themselves with the care of Belgian refugees in the region of Anglet. After Belgium's liberation, Henri Baels was
Church of Our Lady of Hal, Camden (827 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
location from which they could send out their missionaries. As many Belgian refugees at that time were living in London it was thought that a church in
Louisa Pesel (1,007 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
worked with the Bradford Khaki Handicrafts Club to teach embroidery to Belgian refugees and to soldiers who had returned from the front, believing that the
Folkestone Borough Police (1,156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1916 Folkestone became overwhelmed by the influx of French and Belgian refugees displaced by the war. In 1922, Harry Reeve was forced to retire owing
André Brouillet (963 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
possession de leur chaire. He left on an icy road to rescue a convoy of Belgian refugees on 6 December 1914, became congested and died a few hours later. His
Francesca Wilson (846 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
School and Gravesend County School for Girls. In 1914, Wilson met Belgian refugees in Gravesend, and decided to suspend her teaching to take up relief
Hartford Manor (961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
During the war she helped raise money and assisted with clothing for Belgian refugees. She left the house in about 1920 and the estate was divided into lots
Battle of France (22,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
still have worked up to 19 May but by then, roads were crowded with Belgian refugees when they were needed for redeployment and the French transport units
Marbury, Cheshire (4,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
riot." A total of 86 men from Marbury served in the First World War; Belgian refugees supplied some of the resulting deficit in agricultural labour. The
Walter Long, 1st Viscount Long (4,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Long as Chief Secretary. Long dealt with the plight of thousands of Belgian refugees. He was actively involved in undermining attempts by Lloyd George to
William Haldane Porter (1,556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Republic, he was called back to supervise the reception of French and Belgian refugees fleeing in 1940 into British channel ports from their occupied countries
Ernest Boiceau (770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
war, in 1914, he organised a branch of the Swiss committee to help Belgian refugees. In 1920, he opened a boutique on the Avenue de l'Opéra, by that time
Bernard Tokkie (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
worked for two years in a munitions factory, while singing for other Belgian refugees and for wounded soldiers. Bernard Tokkie could not escape from the
Royton (6,831 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ancient date". During the First World War, Royton Hall was used to house Belgian refugees, and following the war was bought by Dr John Thomas Godfrey. After
St Margaret of Antioch Church, Leeds (1,508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Russian Orthodox Church in Exile, as well renting a local house for Belgian refugees during the First World War. Throughout these years, until the 1970s
Grace Cossington Smith (3,687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
usual style in her work. Other works of the time were a drawing of Belgian refugees fleeing the Germans at the start of the war and one titled Reinforcements:
List of Scottish Football League representative players (1,830 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Willie Stewart, London Hearts Supporters Club Association Football. Belgian Refugees' Fund, The Glasgow Herald, 17 May 1915 Association Football. War Fund
Gladys Hope Marks (1,244 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
worked to assist the Soldiers' and Sailors' Families Association and Belgian refugees. Marks was appointed as acting lecturer in French at the University
Siege of Maubeuge (6,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Maubeuge slumped further when they heard of German atrocities from Belgian refugees. On 15 August, gunfire was heard from the Meuse valley to the east
Huib Hoste (1,583 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Elisabeth-dorp", to commemorate the war period and the hardships of the Belgian refugees. In 1918, the magazine De Stijl published an article by Hoste entitled
Rhyd-y-gors (2,747 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
history. The house was occupied by various tenants, including housing Belgian refugees during World War I. It was then occupied until about 1960, after which
Coalville (11,027 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Company in 1911. In 1914, it was loaned from the mining company to house Belgian refugees during the First World War and in 1915, the house started to be used
Granville, Manche (12,384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
network. Notable in the town, in 1939, he organised the reception of Belgian refugees and the evacuation of British soldiers. Later, with Jules Leprince
1918 Birthday Honours (MBE) (16,211 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Lee Woodhams — Organiser of Assistance to Belgian Refugees Nor ah Blanche Woodman — Matron, Belgian Refugees Camp, Earl's Court Constance Ada Woods — President
Charles Santley (5,970 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of London's Lady Mayoress, he sang at the Mansion House concert for Belgian refugees, when the accurate intonation, fine quality and vigour of his voice
Kilmacolm (8,421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British Armed Forces. The village came to accommodate a number of Belgian refugees. In the Second World War, Kilmacolm was used to house evacuees from
Hugh Pembroke Vowles (2,468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eleanor Biss instead of a prize, the value of which she has presented to the Belgian refugees 1914. Eleanor Biss was the second wife of Hugh Pembroke Vowles
Scouting in displaced persons camps (6,355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
camps of the western Allies. In refugee camps in Vichy France for Belgian refugees were active Scout groups. In an internment camp for Germans on the
Committee on Alleged German Outrages (4,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
clerks in the Attorney General's Office. Most of the witnesses were Belgian refugees; nearly two million Belgians had fled the country, and over 120,000
List of places of worship in Woking (borough) (7,593 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
served by a Belgian priest opened in 1917 (the area was home to many Belgian refugees at this time). It became a chapel of ease to Woking and was registered
History of Milford Haven (4,813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
German U-boats off the coast of Pembrokeshire. The town welcomed many Belgian refugees from Ostend, many of whom had known the area through landing fish;
Ernest de Regge (1,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and across the British isles there had been much sympathy for the Belgian refugees who had arrived between 1914 and 1918. During a period of elevated
Ernest de Regge (1,938 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and across the British isles there had been much sympathy for the Belgian refugees who had arrived between 1914 and 1918. During a period of elevated
Low Moor Explosion (3,628 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of about 250 staff, although there were about 30 absentees, mostly Belgian refugees. At around 2:25 pm, one of the workers was moving open drums from a
List of rail accidents (1930–1949) (15,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of people resulting from the German invasion of Belgium, a train of Belgian refugees collides with a train of French refugees, killing 53 people killed
Canadian women in the World Wars (9,734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other supplies for Belgian Relief. They did this to provide support to Belgian refugees who were starving and displaced due to the invasion of Belgium by Germany
Jean Delville (14,346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aggression. He was an active member of the philanthropic society for Belgian refugees, La Ligue des Patriotes de Belgique, and was the president of La Ligue
1918 Birthday Honours (OBE) (12,681 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Dockyard, Portsmouth Alexander Hunter Chief Medical Officer, Earl's Court Belgian Refugees Camp Henry Norton Hutchinson — Section Director, Department of Area
1918 New Year Honours (MBE) (13,356 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Wellingborough Special Constabulary Joseph Clough Jackson, Honorary Sec. of the Belgian Refugees Committee, Leeds James Picton James, Private Sec. to Controller, Raw
History of UK immigration control (13,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
displaced people who had to be screened. Large numbers of Dutch and Belgian refugees were temporarily placed in camps on Brownsea Island in Poole harbour
Ollie Fitch (3,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an impact on daily life. The Netherlands was flooded by one million Belgian refugees, that faced boredom and searched for light entertainment. Longing to
Archibald Alexander Gordon (4,228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A. A. Gordon was asked to establish a funding in England for the Belgian refugees, because of his previous involvement in funding the Waterloo Monument
Jan Stewer (11,633 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
g. at Folkestone, Kent. where he had been educated, in aid of the Belgian Refugees' fund and the Mayor's War Relief Fund. Because of his experience in
Historiography of the Battle of France (7,306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
counter-offensive could still have worked up to 19 May but by then, Belgian refugees were crowded on the roads needed for redeployment and the French transport
Timeline of London (1900s) (19,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the disused Down Street tube station. 13 October: 19 people (mostly Belgian refugees) are killed when a German bomb penetrates Bounds Green station on the