'Royal Garrison Artillery 1899-1923: Part 1 Port Defence' with Geoff Spring
09 Oct


A brief history of the Royal Artillery - Why the Royal Artillery, in 1899, split into two Corps, the Royal Field Artillery and the Royal Garrison Artillery.
The impact of:-
Technology on the threats from enemy navies attacking the Royal Navy in Ports.
The 1904-05 Russo-Japanese War.
The British State’s Policy for defending the British Empire’s Ports.
Assets used to defend the British Empire’s Ports.
The German Navy’s raid on Hartlepool on 16 December 1914

National Star College, Ullenwood, Cheltenham, GL53 9QU
09 Oct 2018 19:30