We often say that war brings people together and we all try to help each other. It’s true, of course, that we are working towards the same goal. But crime is just as real in wartime as it is in peace. Read about the reality of crime in wartime Britain: learn how criminals stole from young soldiers who got drunk before they left home to fight – and perhaps die – in Europe. And much more … (700 words)
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