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Pictured: Captain Walter Cornock's safety box.
A stoic letter from a British World War One officer saying he would rather 'die a man's death than feel I had failed' has come to light 104 years on.
Captain Walter Cornock, of the 12th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment, distinguished himself during the Third Battle of Ypres in 1917 and the 1918 German Spring Offensive.
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