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Nigel Crompton will be giving a talk on 'the Great Fire of Salonika, 1917'. Image: The fire as seen from the quay in 1917.
'Rather a Big Bang: Munitions Works Explosions and Incidents During the Great War' by Nigel Crompton
Nigel Crompton will give a presentation on munitions works explosions.
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…
Nigel Crompton will be giving a presentation on munitions factories.
Nigel Crompton of the Ox & Bucks branch is giving a talk called 'Ministry of Munitions Fire Brigade, HM Factory Gretna' on the 21/06/18 at The Devils Porridge Museum, Stanfield, Annan Road, Eastriggs, DG12 6TF. The subject comes from his Masters dissertation. For nearly a decade the only large motorised fire brigade in the Borders area came f…