Were British soldiers issued with Bibles in World War 1?

Were British soldiers issued with Bibles in World War 1?

Yes, since the dominant religion in Europe was Christianity the soldiers were issued bibles in a effort to motivate soldiers and maintain a high morale.  In some cases bi

Who was the first british soldier killed in world war 1?

Private John Parr (1898 in Finchley - August 21, 1914) was the first British soldier and the first soldier of the Commonwealth killed in World War I. PRIVATE DUNCAN MCDONALD

What has the most deaths World War 1 or world war 2?

What has the most deaths World War 1 or world war 2?

World War II had an incredibly larger number of deaths if including both civilian and military loss of life. In the second World War, over 60 million people were killed, and i

Did the Irish hate the British during World War 1 and World War 2?

Did the Irish hate the British during World War 1 and World War 2?

Irish anti-British sentiment was one factor that kept the US from entering World War I sooner. It basically took Germany sinking US ships in order for the US to finally say "t