'Disaster at Hooge' by Sean Godfrey
28 Nov

Sean Godfrey will be giving a presentation on Hooge. 

Local policeman and history fan, Sean Godfrey focuses on the 1915 action at Hooge.

The presentation looks at the life and death of First World War soldier, Keith Rae and his friends.

 

IMAGE: A general view of a New Zealand Brigade's headquarters at Hooge Crater on the Ypres Salient in World War I. Shows the extensive use of wooden duckboard pathways as well as the sandbagging of walls. A pile of stretchers is covered with a tarpaulin. Photograph taken 27 November 1918? by Henry Armytage Sanders. National Library NZ on The Commons 

Burnley Masonic Hall, Nelson House, Nelson Square, Burnley, BB11 1LA
28 Nov 2018 19:30