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'The Rebuilding of Ypres after the War' a talk given by Mark Connelly

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Mark Connelly is Professor of Modern History at the University of Kent and a Director of the Gateways' Project. The author of several books including The Great War: Memory and Ritual a study of East London War Memorials, he is currently researching the rebuilding of Ypres and the impact of a British Community on the city.   The East London Branch…


'The Third Battle of Ypres' with Professor John Derry

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Professor John Derry will be giving a presentation on the Third Battle of Ypres. For many people the Third Battle of Ypres is indelibly associated with the conditions in which the campaign ended – many people think that Passchendaele was the only battle that was fought – and the appalling casualties. Only historians remember Plumer’s success at th…


Nature of War

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A range of materials for mixed ability classes, for year 7, 8 and 9. Right click to save documents. If you have any resources you wish to share, please let us know! Document Title Focus Format Death of Red Baron Mystery activity  Word FWW Dressing station Medical services information  Word …


009: Winter 1983

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'Journey's End' to be performed at the Ypres historic Ammunitions Dump 10th October - 12th November 2017

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  Western Front Association Members are warmly invited to the classic First World War play 'Journey's End' by Passchendaele veteran RC Sherriff: the only Great War playwright to have served on the Western Front.    'Journey's End' will be performed LIVE in the Battlefields of Flanders at Ypres historic Kruitmagazijn (Ammunitions Dump)     1…



'Ypres of Trouble. The RFC and the Battle of Passchendaele' by Peter Hart

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Peter Hart will give a talk on the Royal Flying Corps at Third Ypres.  We meet at the Royal British Legion Club, Queensway, Petts Wood, Orpington, Kent BR5 1DH at 7.30pm.