Mountains, Mules and Malaria (Salonika) with Alan Wakefield
25 Jun

This talk sheds light on the experiences of British soldiers serving in Macedonia during the First World War. Much use will be made of personal accounts from letters, diaries and memoirs to illustrate points in the narrative. Main subjects include; the nature of warfare in Macedonia and the problems posed by extremes of climate and by disease, chief amongst which was malaria.

Sobraon Barracks, Burton Road, Lincoln, LN1 3PY
25 Jun 2018 19:00