Crossword No. 40

Richard Puller, Going Postal
© Richard Puller 2018
ACROSSDOWN
1 Act on 11/11/18 (11)2 Looking bad (5)
10 Topping experienced on bake-off (5)3 Inscribe on medals (7)
11 Ypres memorial (5,4)4 Hero Harris (6)
12 First-hand account (9)5 A family line of men get silver for country? (8)
13 Italian enemy (5)6 Party with ‘Lofty’ for soldiers (7)
14 Brings siege to an end (6)7 “Six before breakfast” for the Lancashire Fusiliers (8,5)
16 First step towards gaining ground (8)8 Heard on Sunday at the cenotaph (4,4)
18 Young flier-to-be (3,5)9 Their sacrifice was for this (6,7)
20 It’s legal, by the way (5)15 Generous giving - “S”?(8)
23 Crossed in March 1945 (5)17 “Nobody shall sleep” in this Italian drama (8)
24 Downfall in the Alps (9)19 Offer surrender (7)
26 Cease fire called (9)21 Thorny subject in the countryside (7)
27 Comic US sergeant (5)22 Place for flowery contemplation (6)
28 Our wish for those no longer with us (4,2,5) 25 Windy pains (5)

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Solution to Crossword No. 39

Across
1 Benefits 5 Office 9 Somalian 10 Terror 12 Endoscope 13 Leeks 14 Case 16 Stamina 19 Pom-poms 21 East 24 Saudi 25 Skills gap 27 Arabia 28 Problems 29 Energy 30 Malaises

Down
1 Basket 2 Nomads 3 Films 4 Tea rose 6 Freeloads 7 Israelis 8 Eurostar 11 Reds 15 Atomising 17 Apostate 18 Amputate 20 So-so 21 Eritrea 22 Egress 23 Spasms 26 Libya
 

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