Search results for Palestine.

'Defeat into Victory : The Battles of Gaza' a talk given by Stuart Hadaway


Defeat into Victory : The 1st 2nd and 3rd Battles of Gaza by Stuart Hadaway. A detailed look at how and why the 1st and 2nd Battles of Gaza went wrong and these problems were overcome for the 3rd battle six months later. This will include an examination of the tactics of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force in all three battles, and a look at the myt…

'The Palestine Campaign of 1917' with Stuart Hadaway


Stuart Hadaway—From Gaza to Jerusalem: The Palestine Campaigns of 1917 or Defeat into Victory: The 1st, 2nd and 3rd Battles of Gaza . Stuart Hadaway is a professional military historian, who has written several books about the campaigns in Egypt and Palestine during the First World War. At the start of 1917, the Egyptian Expeditionary Force stood…

'Egypt & Palestine three battles in Gaza ( concentrating on Welsh Battalions)' by Stuart Hadaway


  Stuart Hadaway will be talking about the roles Welsh Battalions played in Egypt & Palestine and three battles in Gaza.    IMAGE: Group photo of Royal Engineers in Egypt/Palestine. Welsh Voices of the Great War.   

53rd Welsh Division in Palestine by Phil Davies


Phil Davies will give a talk on the 53rd Welsh Division in Palestine.    IMAGE: 53rd Welsh training in Northamptonshire. 

Cumbria Branch Summer Meeting


Starting at 10.30am.  Theme of the Meeting: 'A World at War' Speakers and Topics Stuart Eastwood: 'Salonika' Stuart Hadaway: 'From Gaza to Jerusalem, 1917' Dale Hjort: ' British Forces in Italy, 1917-1918'   To register for this meeting, which will include lunch, please contact the Branch Chairman Chris Payne. 

'Palestine 1917' a talk given by Stuart Hadaway


Stuart Hadaway will be giving a talk on Palestine 1917.  Stuart is the author of 'From Gaza to Jerusalem: The Campaign for Southern Palestine 1917'.  Read more about this book in The History Press.  Image: The 1/5th Buffs (East Kent Regiment) passing over the Jebel Hamrin, Palestine, December 1917. Imperial War Museum image Q24374. 

'The Palestine Tank Detachment' a talk given by Gareth Davies


Gareth Davies will give a presentation on the use of tanks in Palestine during the First World War.  Gareth spent 28 years in the British Army as a tank commander, staff officer, and instructor. He taught at Sandhurst and the Staff College. He has a Masters Degree in Defence Studies from KCL. Gareth is a keen student of twentieth century warfare …

Newsletter Feb 2018


Welcome to the February 2018 newsletter of the New Zealand branch WFA