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'The British Army and the Working Class in the Great War' by Dr. Stephen Roberts


This is a study in how the British Army harnessed the working-class skills and identity to fight the First World War.  Examples include road, rail and water transport, mechanical engineering, animal husbandry, food preparation, medicine and clothing repair.  How war service affected the workers in these fields is also explored. Dr Roberts was a Se…

Stephen Roberts - The 55th (West Lancashire) Division in 1918


 In this talk Dr. Stephen Roberts discusses the 55th (West Lancashire) Division in 1918. 


Members and non-members of The Western Front Association are equally welcome. Any new visitors are guaranteed a friendly atmosphere and a warm welcome from a group of like-minded enthusiasts.