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'Profiles of The Great War' a talk given by Jerry Rendell


Jerry Rendell will talk on the Silhouettes of Captain H L Oakley covering some of the most famous recruiting posters of the day used in the UK, Australia and Canada as well as his life with the Green Howards on the front line during the war. Members and non members welcome entry by donation of £4 to include light refreshments.

Profiles on the First World War a talk by Jerry Rendell


Image taken from "The Silhouettes of Captain H L Oakley".   The current issue of Stand To! contains an article by Jerry called "Trench Life in Silhouette" which is based on his book "Profiles of the first Word War".  Jerry Rendell’s great uncle Captain Lawrence Oakley was a well known silhouette artist who served in the Green Howards during t…