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<br /> T H E R O YA L B R I T I S H<br /> LEGION<br /> APRIL 2018<br /> OUR CARING<br /> CARE HOME STAFF<br /> PAY TRIBUTE TO<br /> THEIR LEGACY WITH<br /> ONE OF YOUR OWN<br /> O<br /> ne hundred years ago, Britain's bravest were<br /> laying down their lives for the sake of future<br /> generations. Of those who returned, many faced<br /> new battles at home. These included unemployment<br /> and homelessness – often on top of devastating injuries.<br /> In 1921, the Legion was founded to help these returning<br /> heroes. Thanks to our supporters, we've continued to<br /> do so ever since – caring for Service men, women<br /> and their families whatever hardships they face.<br /> As we mark the centenary of the First World War,<br /> will you consider supporting our vital work by making<br /> a pledge in your Will?<br /> After you've taken care of your loved ones, this would be<br /> a wonderful way to remember a ca<a title="Legion 32 April 2018 page 1" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/58410027?page=1"> T H E R O YA L B R I T I S H LEGION APRIL 2018 </a> <a title="Legion 32 April 2018 page 2" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/58410027?page=2"> PAY TRIBUTE TO THEIR LEGACY WITH ONE OF YOUR </a> <a title="Legion 32 April 2018 page 3" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/58410027?page=3"> “BE PROUD OF WHAT WE’RE ACHIEVING” T his issue of</a> <a title="Legion 32 April 2018 page 4" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/58410027?page=4"> LEGION MAG 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