Ferdinand Foch: the Professor Who Won the War by William Philpott
09 Oct

William Philpott is Professor of the History of Warfare at King's College London and author of Attrition: Fighting the First World War and Bloody Victory: the Sacrifice on the Somme. His lecture will look at the military career and ideas of Marshal Ferdinand Foch, explaining how his pre-war career and wartime experience prepared him to take on and defeat the German army when allied generalissimo in 1918.

Fox Room, Whitton Community Centre, Percy Road, Whitton, TW2 6JL
09 Oct 2018 19:10