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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‘Myths Of The Schlieffen Plan (Or Let’s Share The Blame Around!)’ by Richard Whitfield

‘Myths Of The Schlieffen Plan (Or Let’s Share The Blame Around!)’ by Richar…

20 Jan 2020 19:15
Northumberland

Richard Whitfield will be giving a talk on ‘Myths Of The Schlieffen Plan (Or Let’s Share The Blame A…

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Branch January Meeting - Prof. Gary Sheffield - Amateur Soldiers

Branch January Meeting - Prof. Gary Sheffield - Amateur Soldiers

30 Jan 2020 20:00
Thames Valley

Professor Gary Sheffield - Amateur soldiers in Britain and the Empire 1912– 1920 Branch member, Pre…

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"The First World contribution of Dulmial Village, Pakistan" by Dr Irfan Malik

"The First World contribution of Dulmial Village, Pakistan" by Dr Irfan Mal…

05 Feb 2020 19:09
Cambridgeshire

This illustrated talk tells the story of the 460 soldiers, including Dr Malik's grandfather, from…

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Sir William Robertson: Architect of Victory with Ross Beadle

Sir William Robertson: Architect of Victory with Ross Beadle

15 Feb 2020 14:30
Ox & Bucks

Ross visits the Branch with his presentation where he discusses the impact of Sir William Robertson …

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“Battlefield Success” – How the British Army became a war winning weapon with Fraser Skirrow

“Battlefield Success” – How the British Army became a war winning weapon wi…

20 Feb 2020 19:30
London (East)

In January 1917 the 62nd Division went to France – a second line territorial unit, it had no experie…

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Hindenburg Line 1918

Hindenburg Line 1918

04 Mar 2020 19:30
Cambridgeshire

Simon Peaple, a published author, will be giving a illustrated presentation on "The Hindenburg Line …

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<title to be confirmed> with Jonathan Swan

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src="/media/6856/3rd-ypres-min.jpeg?anchor=center&mode=crop&width=360&height=240&rnd=132066197120000000" alt=""A Moonlight Massacre: The Night Operation on the Passchendaele Ridge, 2 December 1917""> </figure> </a> <h3 class="h6 article-heading">"A Moonlight Massacre: The Night Operation on the Passchendaele Ridge, 2 De…</h3> <span class="date"><i class="fa fa-calendar"></i>01 Apr 2020 19:30</span> <br /> <span class="posted-in"><i class="fa fa-map-marker"></i><a href="/branches/united-kingdom/cambridgeshire/">Cambridgeshire</a></span> <p class="article-intro"> This months talk will be by Dr Michael LoCicero who will be examining the events surrounding a night… </p> <a href="/branches/united-kingdom/cambridgeshire/events/a-moonlight-massacre-the-night-operation-on-the-passchendaele-ridge-2-december-1917/" title="Event Details"><i class="fa fa-arrow-circle-o-right" aria-hidden="true"></i> Event Details</a> </div> <div class="items zoom col-xs-12 col-sm-6 col-md-6 col-lg-4 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Event Details</a> </div> <div class="items zoom col-xs-12 col-sm-6 col-md-6 col-lg-4 margin-bottom-50"> <a href="/branches/united-kingdom/cambridgeshire/events/british-cavalry-on-the-western-front-by-professor-stephen-badsey/" class="img-thumb" title=""British cavalry on the Western Front" by Professor Stephen Badsey"> <figure> <img src="/media/6740/cav-min.jpeg?anchor=center&mode=crop&width=360&height=240&rnd=132051873200000000" alt=""British cavalry on the Western Front" by Professor Stephen Badsey"> </figure> </a> <h3 class="h6 article-heading">"British cavalry on the Western Front" by Professor Stephen Badsey</h3> <span class="date"><i class="fa fa-calendar"></i>06 May 2020 19:30</span> <br /> <span class="posted-in"><i class="fa fa-map-marker"></i><a href="/branches/united-kingdom/cambridgeshire/">Cambridgeshire</a></span> <p class="article-intro"> In this presentation Professor Stephen Badsey will be giving a detailed account of the cavalry's org… </p> <a href="/branches/united-kingdom/cambridgeshire/events/british-cavalry-on-the-western-front-by-professor-stephen-badsey/" title="Event Details"><i class="fa fa-arrow-circle-o-right" aria-hidden="true"></i> Event Details</a> </div> <div class="items zoom col-xs-12 col-sm-6 col-md-6 col-lg-4 margin-bottom-50"> <a href="/branches/united-kingdom/london-east/events/the-stomach-for-fighting-food-and-the-soldiers-of-the-great-war-with-rachel-duffett/" class="img-thumb" title="“The Stomach for Fighting: Food and the Soldiers of The Great War” with Rachel Duffett"> <figure> <img src="/media/6946/rachel-duffett.jpg?anchor=center&mode=crop&width=360&height=240&rnd=132091485050000000" alt="“The Stomach for Fighting: Food and the Soldiers of The Great War” with Rachel Duffett"> </figure> </a> <h3 class="h6 article-heading">“The Stomach for Fighting: Food and the Soldiers of The Great War” with Rac…</h3> <span class="date"><i class="fa fa-calendar"></i>21 May 2020 19:30</span> <br /> <span class="posted-in"><i class="fa fa-map-marker"></i><a href="/branches/united-kingdom/london-east/">London (East)</a></span> <p class="article-intro"> From the cover of Rachel Duffett's book, "The Stomach for Fighting: Food and the Soldiers of the Gre… </p> <a href="/branches/united-kingdom/london-east/events/the-stomach-for-fighting-food-and-the-soldiers-of-the-great-war-with-rachel-duffett/" title="Event Details"><i class="fa fa-arrow-circle-o-right" aria-hidden="true"></i> Event Details</a> </div> <div class="items zoom col-xs-12 col-sm-6 col-md-6 col-lg-4 margin-bottom-50"> <a href="/branches/united-kingdom/london-east/events/everything-bar-the-shouting-with-rob-thompson/" class="img-thumb" title="“Everything Bar the Shouting” with Rob Thompson"> <figure> <img src="/media/6948/lorry-being-unshipped-at-rouen-1918-iwm-q8829.jpg?anchor=center&mode=crop&width=360&height=240&rnd=132091501250000000" alt="“Everything Bar the Shouting” with Rob Thompson"> </figure> </a> <h3 class="h6 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