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# Edith Cavell

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WWI nurse executed by firing squad helped two Irish soldiers escape their German captors
This month marks the centenary commemoration of brave and inspirational nurse Edith Cavell who was shot by firing squad.
# Edith Cavell
Why are people talking about the execution of a nurse 100 years ago?
Edith Cavell’s death sparked outrage.