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By Rose Hewlett

Frampton recollects international conflict I tells the tale of a Gloucestershire village in the course of the First global struggle, and the way its population separately and jointly contributed in the direction of victory. a lot of what occurred in Frampton on Severn used to be replicated all through Britain, yet in Frampton, the necessity to offer govt contracts intended the development of a brand new milk processing manufacturing facility and an inflow of British troops and German prisoners of war.

The tales of Frampton's women and men who served in the course of the global in several capacities are informed. Many at domestic have been hired on conflict paintings and in addition gave their time to fundraising and making goods as a part of the final battle attempt. Schoolchildren additionally performed their half through engaged on the land and deciding on fruit.

The poem lower than was once written by way of a schoolboy attached with the Frampton recalls WWI undertaking and displays the significance of making sure that destiny generations comprehend the sacrifices made via our forebears a hundred years ago.

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