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April 2014 Out 20th March

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What's in the April 2014 edition of Discover Your History?

Down on the Forties' Farm
Down on the Forties' Farm

How Beamish, the Living Museum of the North, has transformed its historic farm to tell the story of North East life during WWII.

Americans in Wartime Britain
Americans in Wartime Britain

Geoff Simpson describes how US service personnel coped in a land where the language sounded familiar but the culture was very different to what they were used to. Plus: what you can learn today about American servicemen in Britain through the twentieth century and beyond at IWM Duxford, in Cambridgeshire.

Glittering in Khaki
Glittering in Khaki

Andy Merriman tells the story of how the Entertainments National Service Association (ENSA) lifted the morale of our troops during WWII.

What Nelson Expected
What Nelson Expected

Simon Wills investigates what life was like for the officers and men who served with Britain’s most famous admiral at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805, and shares some tips on researching ancestors who may have been involved.