Now, 100 years later, Great War historian Mike Credland and Sherry Forbes are holding a Peace Celebration to commemorate this centenary, at the Manor House Stables, Timberland Road, Martin, from 4-9pm, when all will be welcome
It will be officially opened at 4.30pm by Toby Dennis, Lord-Lieutenant of Lincolnshire.
There will then be music by Cleopatra Ridgeway followed by refreshments of tea and cake from 5.30-7.30pm.
There will be more music by Bold as Brass Quintet, the ringing of Holy Trinity Church bells at 7pm, then a bonfire will be lit at 8.30pm followed by the National Anthem.
There will be Great War memorabilia on show, vintage vehicles and special edition engraved Peace glasses for sale.