Hove and the Great War.
Published in 1920.
Hove and the Great War or A Record and a Review together with the Roll of Honour and List of Distinctions.
By H. M. Wallbrook.
An account of the town's endeavour to do it's share in those dark years of the Great War.
Even down to a seven year old child saving his pocket money for, in his words. "I want to win this war by saving up my money. When I get 15s. and 6d. I will take it to the War Office and lend it to buy some warships. Then when the war is over I can tell the soldiers I have done my little bit."
The book covers aspects such as collections for war funds, war pensions, the Belgian refugees, food & fuel, prisoner's comfort funds and many other subjects.
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