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Kitchener, Horatio

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishKitchener, HoratioHoratio KitchenerKitch‧en‧er, Ho‧ra‧ti‧o /ˈkɪtʃənə, həˈreɪʃiəʊ $ -nər, -ʃioʊ/  (1850–1916) a British army officer, also known as Lord Kitchener, who fought successfully in the boer war. During World War I he was responsible for building up the British army, and his picture appeared on a famous poster with the words ‘Your country wants YOU, Join your country’s army, God save the King’.
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