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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‘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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30 January : ‘Reconstructing Flanders' fields after the Great War’ with Dries Claeys

30 January : ‘Reconstructing Flanders' fields after the Great War’ with Dri…

30 Jan 2020 18:00
National Event

Although the war damage in Belgium was nowhere near the scale of the French 'regions dévastées', the…

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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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`Impact of the economic blockade on Germany AFTER the armistice -- By Graham Kemp

`Impact of the economic blockade on Germany AFTER the armistice -- By Graha…

04 Feb 2020 19:30
Chesterfield

Impact of the economic blockade on Germany AFTER the armistice and how it led  to WW2           …

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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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13 February : 'Imagining the West Indian soldier: from empire to multicultural commemoration' with Richard Smith

13 February : 'Imagining the West Indian soldier: from empire to multicultu…

13 Feb 2020 19:00
National Event

The role of the 16,000–strong British West Indies Regiment in the First World War has been recuperat…

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VERSAILLES 1919

VERSAILLES 1919

15 Feb 2020 14:00
Birmingham

SIMON PEAPLE – “VERSAILLES 1919” The Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28, 1919, and officiall…

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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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27 February : ‘Preparing the Commonwealth War Graves Commission for the next hundred years: horticultural challenges in a changing environment.’ with Gareth Hardware

27 February : ‘Preparing the Commonwealth War Graves Commission for the nex…

27 Feb 2020 18:00
National Event

This paper will explore the challenges and tasks facing the Commonwealth War Graves Commission in a …

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Après la Guerre :- by Peter Hart

Après la Guerre :- by Peter Hart

03 Mar 2020 19:30
Chesterfield

Après la Guerre Post-war blues, demobilisation and a home fit for very few. Peter's talk will deal …

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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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TBC with Jonathan Swan

TBC with Jonathan Swan

19 Mar 2020 19:30
London (East)

Jonathan Swan has been a magistrate in East London for eighteen years, serving as chairman in the ad…

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