Railways in the Great War by Rob Thompson
22 Nov

Beginning with a survey of Allied and Central Powers railway preparations prior to 1914 this talk will examine the development of the BEF railway system, including Light Railways, and the contribution they made to victory in 1918.

image: a view of a railway bridge over the Canal-d'Aire near the French village of Cuinchy. There are two large clouds of smoke emanating from the railway, as well as two smaller black clouds of anti-aircraft fire in between the larger clouds.© IWM Art.IWM ART 181

St Wilfrid’s Parish Centre, 1 Chapel Street, Preston, PR1 8BU
22 Nov 2021 19:30