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'Towards Victory' The Western Front Association York Conference 2018 - 7 July 2018


The Western Front Association's 2018 York Conference Saturday 7th July   Tickets will also be available on the door   The programme of talks and the speakers are as follows:    Tommies in 1918 Taff Gillingham Taff is a professional military adviser for film, television and theatre. He is one of the foremost authorities on the experience of …

The Battle Of The Selle - 4th Army Operations, 17-31 Oct 1918. A talk by Dr Peter Hodgkinson


The Battle of the Selle is one of the forgotten battles of the Great War, yet it must be regarded as one of this nations greatest military victories. This talk will reveal how the balance of contributions for all arms would vary from battle to battle. The weather at the Selle denied the BEF intelligence from the air. Fourth Army did not know the …