Christmas with the Troops
What is the anonymous well-wisher asking for in the first article ?
Why does he fear that these soldiers would be forgotten ?
In the second article, what entertainments are being put on for the troops ? (You may need to look some of these up !)
In the third article, what will soldiers be able to do on Christmas night and Boxing Day ?
In the fourth article, what entertainment was laid on for soldiers in the Bishop’s Stortford Hospital ?
What kind of presents had been donated ?
Look at the last article What usually happened to privately billeted soldiers at Christmas ?
What did some Companies additionally arrange for the troops ?
Despite all these efforts to entertain the troops, how do you think it really felt to be away from home at Christmas ?