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'Flashbacks from the Front - Personal experience and oral history' by Peter Hart


Peter Hart will give a talk on personal experience and the First World War.    We meet at the White Horse Inn, The Street, Trowse, Norwich NR14 8ST on the first Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm

'Interviewing the last veterans who served in the Great War' by Max Arthur


Max Arthur is the well-known author of a series of oral histories of the first and second world wars. For our December talk Max will share his experiences of interviewing the last 21 British veterans of WW1 - the youngest at the time was 104, the oldest 109. " I particularly remember one man who had gone over the top at Arras with the East Surrey…

The Imperial War Museum Book of the Somme


Book Review by Bob Butcher. It was with a certain feeling of 'We've been here before' that I opened this book, afterall, had not so many already explored the Somme from every angle? Moreover I am not too keen on books consisting largely of personal accounts, valuable though these may be. Nonetheless I had not turned many pages before I became engr…