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Jack Kipling, an officer in the Irish Guards and Rudyard Kipling’s only son, killed in action September 27 1915 at the Battle of Loos.

Jack Kipling, an officer in the Irish Guards and Rudyard Kipling’s only son, killed in action September 27 1915 at the Battle of Loos.

WW1 Lancashire boy soldiers

WW1 Lancashire boy soldiers

WW1. 2nd Lt Arthur Leslie Evans, X-Company, 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Death: 20 July 1916 missing in action, Delville Wood, Somme. © IWM ( HU 93406)

WW1. 2nd Lt Arthur Leslie Evans, X-Company, 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Death: 20 July 1916 missing in action, Delville Wood, Somme. © IWM ( HU 93406)

"The old Lie: Dulce et decorum est Pro patria mori."  — Wilfred Owen

"The old Lie: Dulce et decorum est Pro patria mori." — Wilfred Owen

WW1 british soldier © CollaborationJS / Arcangel Images

WW1 british soldier © CollaborationJS / Arcangel Images

Capt. Noel Godfrey Chavasse VC & Bar, MC, (MID), RAMC. Att'd 1/10th Bn The King's (Liverpool Scottish) Rgt. Citation LG 26.10.1916 & 14.9.1917 for 9.8.1916 & 31.7-2.8.1917 - at Guillemont, France & Wieltje, Belgium . DOW 4.8.1917 at Brandhoek. Buried Brandhoek New Military Cemetery, Belgium, Plot III B.15. Only CWGC grave with 2 VC's inscribed, & 1 of only 3 dual VC holders.

Capt. Noel Godfrey Chavasse VC & Bar, MC, (MID), RAMC. Att'd 1/10th Bn The King's (Liverpool Scottish) Rgt. Citation LG 26.10.1916 & 14.9.1917 for 9.8.1916 & 31.7-2.8.1917 - at Guillemont, France & Wieltje, Belgium . DOW 4.8.1917 at Brandhoek. Buried Brandhoek New Military Cemetery, Belgium, Plot III B.15. Only CWGC grave with 2 VC's inscribed, & 1 of only 3 dual VC holders.

Hermann Wilhelm Göring (January 1893 – 15 October 1946) was a German politician, military leader, and leading member of the Nazi Party (NSDAP). A veteran of World War I as an ace fighter pilot, he was a recipient of the coveted Pour le Mérite, also known as the "Blue Max". He was the last commander of Jagdgeschwader 1, the fighter wing once led by Manfred von Richthofen, dubbed the "Red Baron".

Hermann Wilhelm Göring (January 1893 – 15 October 1946) was a German politician, military leader, and leading member of the Nazi Party (NSDAP). A veteran of World War I as an ace fighter pilot, he was a recipient of the coveted Pour le Mérite, also known as the "Blue Max". He was the last commander of Jagdgeschwader 1, the fighter wing once led by Manfred von Richthofen, dubbed the "Red Baron".

Alvin York received the Medal of Honor for leading an attack on a German machine gun nest, taking 32 machine guns, killing 28 German soldiers and capturing 132 others.

Alvin York received the Medal of Honor for leading an attack on a German machine gun nest, taking 32 machine guns, killing 28 German soldiers and capturing 132 others.

Museum of London photo collection features tragic son Kipling sent to war

Museum of London photo collection features tragic son Kipling sent to war

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