SLIDESHOW: The First World War - Harrogate Pals

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Throughout 2014, the Harrogate Advertiser series is publishing photographs and stories from our archive room at Cardale Park to mark 100 years since the outbreak of the First World War.

Lucinda Abbott looks at the formation of Pals battalions.



Unlike many other people, secretary of state for war Lord Kitchener did not believe the war would be over by Christmas.


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