Dr Martin Purdy will be talking about the return of wounded soldiers following the armistice at the end of the first world war and the development of prosthetics in the treatment and support of amputees. He will also cover how the wounds affected a soldiers' ability to find work after the war and the large amount of post war poverty among soldiers who found it difiicult to obtain work on returning from the front line. 

The Armoury (TA Centre), Armoury Street, Stockport, Cheshire SK3 8AB
11 Jan 2019 19:30