Category Archives: World War 1

England vs. Germany Penalty Shoot-Out – WWI Christmas Truce 100th anniversary

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A. E. J. Collins – Another century

ARTHUR EDWARD JEUNE ‘JAMES’ COLLINS is not a name known to most sports fans. In fact he’s more likely to be mentioned on Q.I. rather than A Question of Sport. Yet it was A.E.J. Collins who, as a 13-year-old boy, … Continue reading

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If I was in WW1 what would have become of me?

I’VE often wondered what I’d be doing if I lived 100 years ago. This year particularly has made me wonder that even more. I am a 21-year-old ‘man’ form Chatham, fresh out of university with an Upper 2:1 BA (Hons) … Continue reading

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