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Online Resources

There are a multitude of websites and Facebook pages developed to honour and commemorate the World War 1 centenary. The following are a selection of key resources online.

RTÉ has an online exhibition on Ireland and the Great War, based on its archives
http://www.rte .ie/archives/exhibitions/1011-ireland-and-the-great-war/

‘Century Ireland’ is a major collaborative project led by Boston College and hosted by RTÉ. It is dedicated to the ‘decade of commemorations’ and takes the form of a fortnightly online newspaper. There is extensive coverage of the war.

Ireland and World War 1 – a website linking researchers and community projects during the commemoration.

BBC History looks at Ireland and World War 1

UK Department for Culture, Media, and Sport – blog on website and details of events leading up to the centenary.

New Zealand Government website dedicated to the 100 year anniversary.

The Australian official ANZAC centenary website

Background to centenary commemorations (Wikipedia) – who is involved internationally at an official level.

This page offers information and links to events happening over the next four years in countries across the world.

The Imperial War Museum’s site dedicated to the First World War Centenary.

Paul Reed’s website, including interviews with former soldiers and links to WW1 books.

A one-stop Facebook page for First World War Centenary plans, projects, proposals and preparations.

BBC’s World War One website for children.

American children’s website about WW1

BBC’s World War One website.

WW1 centenary news

The Long, Long Trail – resource on all things related to the Great War

London Gazette – mentions of officers