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'Arras' a talk given by Jonathan Nicholls


The Suffolk WFA hold monthly meetings, which are open to members and non-members of the association. The meetings include a talk on a Great War related subject, given by branch members or well established historians and authors. This month we are pleased to welcome Jonathan Nicholls who will talk to the branch about Arras. Most talks are usually an…

'A Cheerful Sacrifice: The Battle of Arras' by Jonathan Nicholls


Jonathan Nicholls will give a presentation on the Battle of Arras.    We meet on the first Thursday of each month (except January and August) at 7pm. Please make sure that your name is on the door list. 

'The Royal Fusiliers at The Battle of the Somme' - Talk by Jonathan Nicholls


After his popular talk to the branch last year about the Battle of Arras, the acclaimed author and battlefield tour guide Jonathan Nicholls makes a welcome return to talk about the role of the Royal Fusiliers at the Battle of the Somme. Based mainly on interviews with veteran's from the 8th (service) Battalion (City of London Regiment) whom the sp…

Padres On Parade - Military Chaplains In The Great War with Jonathan Nicholls


Jonathan Nicholls makes a welcome return to the branch to present what I'm sure will be a entertaining and informative talk about the role of military chaplains in the Great War. Military chaplains supported the troops in many ways, not just the obvious spiritual guidance, but also on ethical matters and general pastoral care. An ex-met police of…