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1 September 1915

By September 1, 2015November 25th, 2015No Comments
  • Nigel Burton Apsley Lowe enlists. Nigel is commemorated on the Centenary of WWI in Orange Honour Roll; he would be killed in action in France on 8 March 1917.
  • The Leader reports that the Patriotic War Fund in Orange now exceeds £12,300
  • French forces occupy Ruad Island, off the Syrian coast, the first point of French occupation in the Middle East. Ile Rouad