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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…

The Green Howards in the Great War - Steve Erskine


Steve Erskine, Curator at the Green Howards Museum, will giving an overview of the actions of this famous local regiment during the war in which 12 of it's soldiers won the Victoria Cross.

Herbert Read (DSO, MC) - Yorkshire's Forgotten War Poet


Carl Watts, Education Officer of the Green Howards Museum will explore the war service, poetry and life of this fascinating soldier and poet.