'The Frocks and the Brass Hats' by Gordon Corrigan

'The Frocks and the Brass Hats' by Gordon Corrigan

14 Dec 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

Friction between politicians and military commanders is probably as old as warfare itself.  There ha…

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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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Branch Members Programme (1)

Branch Members Programme (1)

21 Dec 2019 14:00
Birmingham

Member's Papers

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

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

20 Jan 2020 19:15
Northumberland

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

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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

with Jonathan Swan</h3> <span class="date"><i class="fa fa-calendar"></i>19 Mar 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"> Jonathan Swan has been a magistrate in East London for eighteen years, serving as chairman in the ad… </p> <a href="/branches/united-kingdom/london-east/events/title-to-be-confirmed-with-jonathan-swan/" 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/cambridgeshire/events/a-moonlight-massacre-the-night-operation-on-the-passchendaele-ridge-2-december-1917/" class="img-thumb" title=""A Moonlight Massacre: The Night Operation on the Passchendaele Ridge, 2 December 1917""> <figure> <img 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 margin-bottom-50"> <a href="/branches/united-kingdom/london-east/events/elsie-and-mairi-go-to-war-with-diane-atkinson/" class="img-thumb" title="“Elsie And Mairi Go to War” with Diane Atkinson"> <figure> <img src="/media/6944/diane-atkinson.jpg?anchor=center&mode=crop&width=360&height=240&rnd=132091475960000000" alt="“Elsie And Mairi Go to War” with Diane Atkinson"> </figure> </a> <h3 class="h6 article-heading">“Elsie And Mairi Go to War” with Diane Atkinson</h3> <span class="date"><i class="fa fa-calendar"></i>16 Apr 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 Diane Atkinson's book, "Elsie and Mairi Go to War: Two Extraordinary Women on the … </p> <a href="/branches/united-kingdom/london-east/events/elsie-and-mairi-go-to-war-with-diane-atkinson/" 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/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 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