Alice in Wonderland and her lost boys from Oxford to the Somme and beyond

Alice in Wonderland and her lost boys from Oxford to the Somme and beyond

16 Dec 2019 20:00
Southend on Sea

Branch Festive Fish Fry and talk Alice in Wonderland and her lost boys from Oxford to the Somme and…

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Branch Christmas Get Together

Branch Christmas Get Together

19 Dec 2019 19:30
London (East)

The Annual Branch Christmas Night complete with Chris Daughter's Bumper Quiz and seasonal refreshmen…

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December Branch Meeting 19th December ( Note Date and CHANGE OF SPEAKER) - Dr Bruce Cherry -  "Sex and Morale on the Western Front":

December Branch Meeting 19th December ( Note Date and CHANGE OF SPEAKER) - …

19 Dec 2019 20:00
Thames Valley

Note Date Change for Christmas - 19th December 2019  CHANGE OF SPEAKER Our speaker on 19th Decembe…

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Branch Members Programme (1)

Branch Members Programme (1)

21 Dec 2019 14:00
Birmingham

Member's Papers

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'The Russian Expenditionary Force 1916-18: The Russian Contribution to the Allied Cause on the Western Front by Dave O'Mara'

'The Russian Expenditionary Force 1916-18: The Russian Contribution to the …

06 Jan 2020 19:30
Lancashire (North)

The Russian Expeditionary Force 1916-18   A tale of commitment, celebrity, heroism, tragedy, mistr…

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AGM, followed by a Membership Participation Presentation

AGM, followed by a Membership Participation Presentation

07 Jan 2020 19:30
Chesterfield

Branch Annual General Meeting, followed by Various short  Presentations by Members

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The Five Warwick VCs by Ian Binnie.

The Five Warwick VCs by Ian Binnie.

08 Jan 2020 19:45
Heart of England

This talk will include biographical details of the five soldiers who were awarded the Victoria Cross…

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The Search For Uncle Joe a talk by Peter Threlfall

The Search For Uncle Joe a talk by Peter Threlfall

09 Jan 2020 19:30
Merseyside

A talk by Chairman Peter Threlfall on his great-uncle Joseph Threlfall, who served with the Royal Na…

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The Gallipoli Oak:  A Story of a Family’s Unique Legacy to a Lancashire Fusilier by Dr Martin Purdy

The Gallipoli Oak: A Story of a Family’s Unique Legacy to a Lancashire Fus…

10 Jan 2020 19:30
Lancashire and Cheshire

In March 1922 a Lancashire businessman stepped from a cruise ship onto the Gallipoli peninsula. He w…

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The Gallipoli Effect on the Western Front: Clive Harris

The Gallipoli Effect on the Western Front: Clive Harris

11 Jan 2020 14:30
Yorkshire

The Gallipoli Campaign can only realistically be described as a complete military defeat. From its c…

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The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East 1914-1920. Professor Eugene Rogan

The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East 1914-1920. Profe…

14 Jan 2020 19:30
Cheltenham & Gloucester

Professor Rogan's presentation covers the Ottoman perspective of this theatre of war, considered lar…

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16 January : '"An elegy of mud, blood and darkness" : Australian war writing and the third battle of Ypres’ with Matt Haultain-Gall

16 January : '"An elegy of mud, blood and darkness" : Australian war writin…

16 Jan 2020 19:00
National Event

‘The year 1917 had been one of disaster for our arms in all save the Messines attack’ wrote the Aust…

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"George V - A King At War" with Alexandra Churchill

"George V - A King At War" with Alexandra Churchill

16 Jan 2020 19:30
London (East)

Image: This is photograph Q974 from the collections of the Imperial War Museum. Q974 IWM

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FIVE WARWICK VC’S

FIVE WARWICK VC’S

18 Jan 2020 14:00
Birmingham

IAN BINNIE – “FIVE WARWICK VC’S” Ian Binnie local teacher and historian explores the “VC’s” awarded…

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The Allied Occupation of Constantinople - Nigel Crompton

The Allied Occupation of Constantinople - Nigel Crompton

18 Jan 2020 14:30
Ox & Bucks

With the occupation of Constantinople, Allied Forces were faced with numerous issues not normally as…

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