• Christmas Dinner During War

    Thursday 23 December 2010 by . 2 comments

    When we think of Christmas we think of presents, decorations and most importantly Christmas dinner. What was Christmas dinner like for those at war? Private Charles Bennett (PR04245)¬†writes in his letters home about the Christmas dinner he had in an English camp in 1916. He had: Turkey, Ham, Roast Potato, Peas, Parsnips, Xmas pudding, Caf√© au Lait, apples, orange, bananas, saffron cakes, mince pies Lieutenant Donald Armstrong …

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