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‘Togo Bolesworth - The Best Soldiers in The Leicester Regiment’ by Greg Drozdz


Greg Drozdz will be giving a talk about Togo Bolesworth of the Leicester Regiment. Togo was a local boxer of renown and promise – quite the local hero in every sense of the word. Togo Bolesworth was born in 1888 in a cottage in Spring Gardens, Hinkley, which is at the bottom of Holliers Walk, where it meets Council Hill. The area is now a car par…

'Africa and the Great War' by Greg Drozdz


Greg Drozdz will be giving a presentation on Africa during the First World War.  Greg Drozdz's father was a Flight Sergeant of 300 Polish Squadron during the Second World War. Having studied history at university it was only much later that he had his father's diaries translated from Polish into English. Greg is the vice-chairman of the Hinckley a…