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The Watchers

Sketch entitled ‘The Watchers’ drawn on 14 April 1915 by Sapper J. Sylvester in the Royal Engineers recovering at a VAD (Voluntary Aid Detachment) unit for the scrapbook of a nurse.

Hampshire Record Office, 92M91/5/30

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