Roll of Honour: Schooling and the Great War 1914-19.

Roll of Honour: Schooling and the Great War 1914-19.

31 Jan 2019 20:00
Thames Valley

Dr Barry Blades: Roll of Honour: Schooling and the Great War 1914-19  After a career in teaching, s…

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'The Whippet Tanks at the Battle of Amiens by Rob Langham'

'The Whippet Tanks at the Battle of Amiens by Rob Langham'

04 Feb 2019 19:30
Lancashire (North)

The Whippet Tank at the Battle of Amiens by Rob Langham The Battle of Amiens is described as a grea…

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Versailles Conference 1919 - By  Dr Simon Peaple

Versailles Conference 1919 - By Dr Simon Peaple

05 Feb 2019 19:30
Chesterfield

Dr Peaple needs no introduction to the Branch, On this appearance Dr Peaple  will be talking about …

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'Nursing through shot and shell' by Viv Newman.

'Nursing through shot and shell' by Viv Newman.

06 Feb 2019 19:30
Cambridgeshire

Seeking to correct the myth that those who nursed overseas were all well-bred VADs, ‘Nursing through…

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‘A Sussex Tank Corps Hero in Action in 1918 - the Long Hard Road to Victory’ with Geoffrey Vessey-Holt

‘A Sussex Tank Corps Hero in Action in 1918 - the Long Hard Road to Victory…

08 Feb 2019 19:00
Sussex

Geoffrey Vessey-Holt will be giving a talk on ‘A Sussex Tank Corps Hero in Action in 1918 - the Long…

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A Talk by Andy Robertshaw

A Talk by Andy Robertshaw

08 Feb 2019 19:30
Midlands (East)

We are privileged to have Andy Robertshaw a respected military historian and TV presenter as the spe…

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‘Perfect Defence, Perfect Attack: Arras and Hamel 1918’ by John Lee

‘Perfect Defence, Perfect Attack: Arras and Hamel 1918’ by John Lee

12 Feb 2019 19:15
Middlesex

John Lee will be giving a talk titled ‘Perfect Defence, Perfect Attack: Arras and Hamel 1918’. ‘Op…

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John Powell - 'Haig's Tower of Strength: General Sir Edward Bulfin'

John Powell - 'Haig's Tower of Strength: General Sir Edward Bulfin'

14 Feb 2019 18:30
Antrim and Down

Former Brigadier and author John Powell talks about his biography of General Sir Edward Bulfin, an I…

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‘Nursing and medical care during the First World War and developments since’ with Emily Mayhew

‘Nursing and medical care during the First World War and developments since…

14 Feb 2019 19:15
London (East)

Emily Mayhew will be giving a talk on ‘Nursing and medical care during the First World War and devel…

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Richard Lloyd : “ ESCAPERS ALL – 1914 TO 1918 “

Richard Lloyd : “ ESCAPERS ALL – 1914 TO 1918 “

16 Feb 2019 14:00
Birmingham

'Escapers All'. The stories of the Officers and Other Ranks who escaped from German captivity 1914/1…

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Tunnelling for Victory in WW1 - descendants of WW1 Tunnellers tell of their relatives exploits with Richard Crompton & Robin Sanderson

Tunnelling for Victory in WW1 - descendants of WW1 Tunnellers tell of their…

16 Feb 2019 14:30
Ox & Bucks

Richard & Robin's relatives were colleagues within the same company. Each tells how their respec…

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'Shout at the Devil': The hunt for SMS Königsberg. A talk by Kevin Patience

'Shout at the Devil': The hunt for SMS Königsberg. A talk by Kevin Patience…

16 Feb 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

The Königsberg was the first of a new class of 3,000 ton light cruisers named after famous cities in…

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Jutland - The Greatest Sea Battle of WW1 with Prof. Andrew Lambert FRHistS

Jutland - The Greatest Sea Battle of WW1 with Prof. Andrew Lambert FRHistS

18 Feb 2019 20:00
Southend on Sea

Making his first of what I hope will be many visits to the branch is Prof. Andrew Lambert, one of th…

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Bristol VC's - David Addis

Bristol VC's - David Addis

20 Feb 2019 19:45
Avon

Bristol VC's by David Addis    David looks at some of the heroic feats that resulted in 8 Victoria…

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Talk: ‘1/7th Northumberland Fusiliers’ by Dave Barras

Talk: ‘1/7th Northumberland Fusiliers’ by Dave Barras

25 Feb 2019 19:15
Northumberland

Talk: ‘1/7th Northumberland Fusiliers’ by Dave Barras

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