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'Czechs Poles and Russians on the Western Front' a talk by Barry Maule


Barry Maule will present the almost unheard story of the Czechs , Poles and Russians who fought on the Western Front. Come and hear how in 1918 after the armistice between Russia and Germany , the Czechs continued the fight by transferring to France. Members of the Western Front and non members alike are equally welcome we ask for a modest ¬£4 don…

With Snow on Their Boots. The Tragic Odyssey of the Russian Expeditionary Force in France During World War I


Book Review by Christina Holstein. This is an exceedingly interesting book, which covers events whose details may not be well known to readers of Stand To! The author tells the story of how two Russian Brigades of approximately 22,000 men came to fight for the Allies in France (Champagne) in 1916-1917 - 'sold for shells' was the popular phrase use…