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'The Guards Division at the Battle of Loos 1915' by Dave Griffiths


This presentation by Dave Griffiths will look at the Guards Division which was formed on the instruction of Lord Kitchener in August 1915 as an elite force and its first battlefield experience was at Loos in September and October 1915. This fully illustrated talk  will look at the Guards culture, its training and preparation for the 'Big Push' at L…

Yorkshire Branch Battlefield Tour


The annual Yorkshire branch trip to France will take place between 25 and 30 September.  It is intended to look at the Battlefields in the Flanders 'flat lands' around Neuve Chapelle and Loos. The trip will be run by Battlehonours Ltd and guided by Clive Harris. As with previous trips we will use an local company who always provide a luxurious 50-s…

The Battle of Loos Revisited - a presentation by Colin Ellender


Colin returns to our Branch and will be discussing revisiting The Battle of Loos giving new perspectives to the theme