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‘Munitions Factories in the Great War’ a talk by Nigel Crompton

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Nigel has been speaking on local history topics and other related subjects for over 35 years. His interest and love of local, family and military history stems from his family and teachers at school. He is a member of many organisations including the Western Front Association, the Gallipoli Association, Fire Heritage Network UK and several local hi…


'The Irish Munitions Industry in the First World War' with Chris Owen

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Branch member Chris recently completed his Masters at Wolverhampton University on the subject of the History of Britain in the First World War. Chris wrote his Dissertation on the Irish Munitions industry and his talk is based on that.


SPECIAL OFFER: 'Two Sides of the Same Wrong Penny: Gallipoli and the Western Front: A comparison' edited by Michael LoCicero with contributions from Gary Sheffield, Stephen Chambers and others.

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Announcing the launch of the Western Front Association / Helion publication: Two Sides of the Same Wrong Penny: Gallipoli and the Western Front, A Comparison The year 1915 saw the BEF severely challenged on the Western Front. Recovering from the loss of the majority of experienced regulars in 1914, a largely new army had to come to terms with t…