Prisoner of War autograph book, item 17

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Pte. William Talbot 14544

  17th Batt Lancashire  Fusiliers

     Taken Prisoner  Nov 26th 1916

             Arras          28/7/18

              ____

       What is it

The poor man has

The rich man wants

The miser spends

And the spendthift saves.

      (Nothing)

      ___________

William Talbot

     21 Battersby St

      Leigh Lancashire

          England

           ~~~~

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[start page]

                           17/11/18

The old order 'changeth, yeilding

place to new.

 (The passing of Another)      (Tennyson)



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Pte. William Talbot 14544

  17th Batt Lancashire  Fusiliers

     Taken Prisoner  Nov 26th 1916

             Arras          28/7/18

              ____

       What is it

The poor man has

The rich man wants

The miser spends

And the spendthift saves.

      (Nothing)

      ___________

William Talbot

     21 Battersby St

      Leigh Lancashire

          England

           ~~~~

[end page]

[start page]

                           17/11/18

The old order 'changeth, yeilding

place to new.

 (The passing of Another)      (Tennyson)




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  • April 3, 2017 18:21:37 Annick Rodriguez

    Pte. William Talbot 14544

      17th Batt Lancashire  Fusiliers

         Taken Prisoner  Nov 26th 1916

                 Arras          28/7/18

                  ____

           What is it

    The poor man has

    The rich man wants

    The miser spends

    And the spendthift saves.

          (Nothing)

          ___________

    William Talbot

         21 Battersby St

          Leigh Lancashire

              England

               ~~~~

    [end page]

    [start page]

                               17/11/18

    The old order 'changeth, yeilding

    place to new.

     (The passing of Another)      (Tennyson)



  • April 3, 2017 18:15:18 Annick Rodriguez

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    3182 / 44154
    Source
    http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
    Contributor
    Thomas Langdale
    License
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/



    • Western Front

    • Prisoners of War



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