Member's Talks

Member's Talks

15 Dec 2018 14:00
Birmingham

Members’ Talks

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'Harry Patch - The Last Fighting Tommy' with Richard van Emden

'Harry Patch - The Last Fighting Tommy' with Richard van Emden

17 Dec 2018 20:00
Southend on Sea

The speaker for this years Festive Fish Fry meeting (Tickets in advance @ £7.50) is the renowned aut…

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'Medals and Decorations of The Great War' by Jonathan Smith

'Medals and Decorations of The Great War' by Jonathan Smith

19 Dec 2018 19:00
Leicestershire & Rutland

Jonathan Smith will be giving a presentation on 'Medals and Decorations of the First World War'.

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'My Family in WW1' by Martyn James

'My Family in WW1' by Martyn James

19 Dec 2018 19:30
Lancashire (East)

Martyn James will be giving a talk on his family in the First World War.

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Members' Christmas Night including the Annual Quiz

Members' Christmas Night including the Annual Quiz

20 Dec 2018 19:30
London (East)

The Annual Branch Christmas Night complete with Chris Daughter's Bumper Quiz, seasonal refreshments …

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'Reflections' a talk by Keith Quibell

'Reflections' a talk by Keith Quibell

21 Dec 2018 19:15
Midlands (East)

Keith Quibell is a highly respected and sought after guide on the Western Front. One of the earliest…

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'Winter break - no meeting planned'

'Winter break - no meeting planned'

27 Dec 2018 19:30
Kent (North West)

No meeting today. The next branch event takes place on Thursday, 31st January 2019 at 19:30.

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'The French Army on the Somme 1916' with David O'Mara

'The French Army on the Somme 1916' with David O'Mara

07 Jan 2019 19:30
Lancashire (North)

The French Army on the Somme 1916 by Dave O'Mara The talk covers the lesser known 'French Battle of…

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AGM followed by '1919-an Overview of the Year' by Tony Bolton

AGM followed by '1919-an Overview of the Year' by Tony Bolton

08 Jan 2019 19:30
Chesterfield

NOTE CHANGE OF DATE THIS MONTH (2nd Tuesday) Born in Moss Side, Manchester in 1951. Tony Joined Hol…

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'Operation Michael' a talk by Rob Thompson

'Operation Michael' a talk by Rob Thompson

12 Jan 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

The German Spring offensive which commenced on 21 March 1918 has long been regarded as a master-stro…

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'Meeting in No Man's Land' with Martin Spafford

'Meeting in No Man's Land' with Martin Spafford

17 Jan 2019 19:30
London (East)

Martin Spafford will be giving a talk on an Age Exchange project that brought British and German des…

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FINGS WOT I SAW  :John Chester

FINGS WOT I SAW :John Chester

19 Jan 2019 14:00
Birmingham

' ‘Fings Wot Caught My Eye’ looks at a miscellany of Great War photographs. Many you have probably n…

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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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