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In #Herbert's diary, he writes "I was afraid of a hitch, but got on to the ship without any trouble" #WW1 #parlstories

26/08/2014 14:20

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Eager to serve his country, #Herbert proceeded to smuggle himself into the army at Wellington Barracks wearing a bought uniform #parlstories

26/08/2014 14:15

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However, #Herbert's eyesight let him down at the start of #WW1 when he was prevented from enlisting #parlstories

26/08/2014 14:10

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Almost blind since his birth in 1880, #Herbert was a high achiever and he was Eton and Oxford educated #WW1 #parlstories

26/08/2014 14:05

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Aubrey #Herbert was a Conservative MP for South Somerset from 1911. #WW1 #parlstories

26/08/2014 14:02

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#onthisday in Parliament 26 August 1914: House of Commons discuss compulsory war service #WW1 #WW1centenary http://t.co/tbymxShXM1

26/08/2014 13:15

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#onthisday in Parliament 26 August 1914: House of Commons discuss public meetings in constituencies #WW1 http://t.co/WPYWTj6k8b

26/08/2014 11:15

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#onthisday 26 August 1914 Lt. Robert Cornwallis Maude, 6th Viscount of #Hawarden, died at Mons #WW1

26/08/2014 11:05

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#onthisday 26 August 1914 Captain Robert Bruce, son of the 6th Baron Balfour of #Burleigh, died at Le Cateau #WW1

26/08/2014 11:01

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#onthisday in Parliament 26 August 1914: Prime Minister advises of a humble address to the His Majesty George V #WW1 http://t.co/8lxFxy07FA

26/08/2014 09:30

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@TheHeavensFall thanks.

25/08/2014 20:17

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#onthisday in Parliament 25 August 1914: House of Commons hears report from Sir John French #WW1 #WW1centenary http://t.co/NIXyKp7TlB

25/08/2014 17:03

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#onthisday in Parliament 25 August 1914: House of Commons hear telegram from the Imperial Duma of Russia #WW1 http://t.co/nK7JMQ1SCm

25/08/2014 15:03

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#onthisday in Parliament 25 August 1914: House of Commons discuss censorship in the press #WW1 #WW1centenary http://t.co/SlVGl5iywL

25/08/2014 13:02

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#onthisday in Parliament 25 August 1914: Earl Kitchener addresses House of Lords for 1st time as Minister of War #WW1 http://t.co/6NHE0dTSMv

25/08/2014 11:05

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