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100 years of “first workcamp” – the continuation (part 1)

by Heinz Gabathluer (Jan 29, 2021)

Esnes 1920The fourth regular report, signed by Hubert Parris and directed to the “Movement towards a Christian International”, dated January 20, 1921, lists the participants present in Esnes at that moment.

Besides good progress with the construction of a fourth big wooden house, the report also speaks of problems which may put in question the future work plans: The French government had just cut the budget for reconstruction in war-affected areas, thus endangering the construction of more buildings.

Read more about the the continuation “first workcamp” 100 years ago (part 1) and part 2

 




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