8 April : 'Amateur Soldiering Tradition in Britain and the Empire 1899 to 1945' with Professor Gary Sheffield
08 Apr

Gary Sheffield, Honorary President of The Western Front Association will be speaking at this event on the amateur soldier in the British Arm over five decades: through the South African War, First and Second World Wars. 

The organisers say that places will be strictly limited with an entry cost of £8 payable on the door. Please email the organisers at the British Modern Military History Society at info@bmmhs.org to confirm availability.

Details here > Meeting: Amateur Soldiering 

IMAGES: King George VI inspecting men of the Australian Imperial Force, Salisbury, 4 July 1940 (C) IWM Object 205197200 and Kitchener's Army recruits doing drill. 

Woodcote Village Hall, Reading Road, Woodcote, RG8 OQY
8 April : 'Amateur Soldiering Tradition in Britain and the Empire 1899 to 1945' with Professor Gary Sheffield, info@bmmhs.org
08 Apr 2020 19:30