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'Forgotten Voices of the Great War and Last Post' a talk given by Max Arthur

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Historian Max Arthur will be giving a talk on 'Forgotten Voices of the Great War and Last Post' he will be sharing 'the final words of the last 21'.    


'Interviewing the last veterans who served in the Great War' by Max Arthur

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Max Arthur is the well-known author of a series of oral histories of the first and second world wars. For our December talk Max will share his experiences of interviewing the last 21 British veterans of WW1 - the youngest at the time was 104, the oldest 109. " I particularly remember one man who had gone over the top at Arras with the East Surrey…