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Article with title 'Contemptible Little Army'
Article with title 'Contemptible Little Army'

Article with title 'Contemptible Little Army' by Wilfred Webster concerning a parade of the Old Contempribles Association and recalling the gallant action of the British Expeditionary Force in the face of the Kaiser's order to von Kluck's army on Aug 19, 1914: "Walk over General French's contemptible little army".
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