Who's Who - Belgium
This page of the Who's Who section of the site lists biographical entries by country - in this case, Belgium. Here you'll find details on the life and work of the wartime King, Albert I.
Among other entries there is also a biography on the heroic defender of the forts at Liege, Gerard Leman.
|King Albert I||Monarch|
|Baron Charles de Broqueville||Prime Minister|
|Willy Coppens||Fighter Pilot|
|Cyriaque Gillain||Army Chief of Staff|
|Paul Hymans||Foreign Secretary|
|Fernand Jacquet||Fighter Pilot|
|Andre de Meulemeester||Fighter Pilot|
|Jan Olieslagers||Fighter Pilot|
|Gabrielle Petit||Executed Spy|
|Edmond Thieffry||Fighter Pilot|
Britain introduced conscription for the first time on 2 February 1916.
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