'The Organisation of Defeat' a talk by Simon Justice
04 Nov

A look at the BEF in the build-up to the German Spring Offensives and how the army reorganisation and loss of three infantry battalions from each British division affected the tactical and strategic situation during the 1918 battles of the Somme and Lys.

Simon Justice is an independent scholar and author who has written about the 1918 Army Reorganisation and about Haig and the Cavalry Corps in 1918.

 

Glasite Hall, King Street Dundee DD1 2JB
Tom McCluskey, tam7578@sky.com
04 Nov 2017 14:30