12th March, 1914 (Thursday)

BORN TODAY:

~ in Liverpool, England РJulia Stanley, later Mrs Lennon, mother of a famous Beatle.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julia_Lennon

~ In  Somaliland Рthe (British) Somaliland Camel Corps, colonial anti-Dervish army unit, and offspring of the earlier Camel Constabulary.

http://somalilandsun.com/index.php/in-depth/history/4399-somaliland-camel-corps

Society and culture: At the St Agnes Hostel for (disabled) girls, In Croydon, England – staff and pupils are surprised by an unannounced visit by Her Majesty, Queen Mary, wife of King George V.

http://www.hiddenlives.org.uk/homes/CROYD02.html