This Months talk will be by Bryn Hammond titled The 501 Piece Jigsaw - Tank - All arms Cooperation in The Great War. Brun's talk will be based on the PhD work
Bryn Hammond is Head of Collections at Imperial War Museum Graduated PhD Military History of the First World War, from Birmingham University in 2006 his thesis being 'The Theory and Practice of Tank - Other Arms Co-operation on the Western Front, 1916-1918' Author of Cambrai 1917: The Myth of the First Great Tank Battle (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2008) and Alamein 1942: The Battle that Turned the Tide of World War II (Osprey, June 2012).
Speaker this month --- Bryn Hammond
Location: Chesterfield Labour Club, Unity House, 113 Saltergate. (Entrance to Club 'free' car park is on Tennyson Ave reached via St Margaret's Drive from Saltergate direction (one way system) Members of The Western Front Association and non-members are equally welcome to attend. We ask for a modest £3 donation on the door to assist in covering room charges and speaker expenses, The Club licensed bar is available for use by all attending our meetings. Please note: as we use a private club's premises on your first visit we will ask you to complete a temporary club membership form at our Welcome desk. This is required to fulfill the Club's Licensing Regulations and is regardless of whether or not you will use the bar. The annual one-off cost is covered by the branch out of your donation. After the speakers talk there is a Q&A session with the speaker, followed by a raffle, raffle tickets can be purchased at the door for £1 per ticket.). Any new visitors will be assured of a welcoming and friendly atmosphere among a group of like-minded enthusiasts.
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