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'The Everyday Life of an Intelligence Soldier: Corporal Vince Schürhoff, 1916-1918' a talk by by Jim Beach




Dr Jim Beach joined the University of Northampton in 2012, having previously taught military history at the University of Salford. He is a military historian with a broad interest in the period 1914-1945 and gave a super lecture at the WFA's 2016 'Somme Conference' in York.

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'Everyday Life of the Intelligence Soldier: Corporal Vince Schurhoff 1916-1918' with Dr Jim Beach


Dr Jim Beach will give a presentation on the life of the intelligence soldier.    Corporal Vince Schürhoff came from a Birmingham business family that was German on his father’s side. In 1914 he joined the British army in 1914 and served with 16 Warwicks. In 1916 he was seconded to signals intelligence work and later transferred to the Royal En…