December 1916 - British National Service Department Established Pictured - “Enrol to-day.” Britain’s new Prime Minister, David Lloyd George, had promised to streamline and increase Britain’s war effort. Among his first acts towards this goal was.
Surviving soldiers from the two sides make their way together in the aftermath of the bloody 1917 battle at Passchendaele, Belgium. ``Passchendaele is almost the shorthand for the futility of the First World War.
The Roman Aqueducts were used to bring water from remote places down to towns and cities that needed it. The Romans were able to build massive aqueducts. Rome had around 11 large aqueduct systems supplying it with water.