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Vere Fane-Benett-Stanford, 1914

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Vere Benett-Stanford, heir to Preston Manor, served in the Royal Field Artillery during World War I. This fascinating display of personal archive material, photographs, letters and medals reveals a glimpse into his experiences of war in France. 

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Co financed by the European Regional Development Fund and made possible by INTERREG IV A 2Seas programme. 

Please note this display is on the first floor of Preston Manor and is only accessible via the stairs. 


Payable (exhibition free)


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