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'Glum Heroes' a talk by Peter Hodgkinson


Peter Hodgkinson's talk is entitled "Glum Heroes - Hardship, Fear and Death - Resilience and Coping in the British Army on the Western Front 1914-1918.   This talk considers the way fear was expressed and controlled in trench warfare; and the ways in which stoicism, manliness and the norms of the early 20th century society assisted in its control…

'Towards Victory' The Western Front Association York Conference 2018 - 7 July 2018


The Annual Western Front Association York Conference   Speakers: Taff Gillingham: Tommies in 1918 Dr Peter Hodgkinson: The Battle of the Selle 17/18 October 1918 Dr. Tim Gale: From the Battle of Montdidier to the Battle of Guise - The French Army in the 100 Days Campaign 1918 Prof. David Stevenson: Politics and Strategy in the Making of the N…

'Clearing the Dead' by Dr Peter Hodgkinson


Dr Peter Hodgkinson talks about the huge effort required after the war to try and recover and identify the dead soldiers, and the organisation of the teams that scoured the battlefields and carried out the exhumations.

First World War Research Group 'British Command and Operations in the 100 Days Campaign' 3 March 2018


First World War Research Group Special Convenor: Professor Peter Simkins Room MH002, Lecture Theatre, Mary Seacole (MH) Building, City Campus Molineux (North), University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton WV1 1AD Programme: 10.00 - 10.15am Welcome and Introduction 10.15-11.30am Professor Peter Simkins (University of Wolverhampton) ‘The Canadian…