Ep. 23 – The Auxiliaries in Ireland’s War of Independence – Paul O’Brien

Ep. 23 – The Auxiliaries in Ireland’s War of Independence – Paul O’Brien

Military historian Paul O’Brien discusses his new book Havoc on the role and impact of the Auxiliary Division of the Roy…

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Ep. 22 – Donegall Pass Heroes of the Great War Project – Ron McMurray

Ep. 22 – Donegall Pass Heroes of the Great War Project – Ron McMurray

Ron McMurray from the Donegall Pass Heroes of the Great War Project explains the community based initiative that has bee…

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Ep. 21 – Jutland and the Meaning of Victory – Prof Andrew Lambert

Ep. 21 – Jutland and the Meaning of Victory – Prof Andrew Lambert

This recording is of a talk given by Professor Andrew Lambert, King’s College London, to the Antrim and Down WFA branch …

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Ep. 20 – Sniping in the Great War – Martin Pegler

Ep. 20 – Sniping in the Great War – Martin Pegler

Martin Pegler, former Senior Curator of Firearms at the Royal Armouries, discusses sniping and field-craft in the First …

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Ep. 19 – Animals in the Great War – Lucinda Moore

Ep. 19 – Animals in the Great War – Lucinda Moore

Lucinda Moore, a picture researcher at the Mary Evans Picture Library, discusses her new book Animals in the Great War (…

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Ep. 18 – Passchendaele – Dr Nick Lloyd

Ep. 18 – Passchendaele – Dr Nick Lloyd

Dr Nick Lloyd, from King’s College London, discusses the Battle of Third Ypres and his new book Passchendaele, A New His…

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Ep. 17 – Psychological survival in the trenches – Dr Peter Hodgkinson

Ep. 17 – Psychological survival in the trenches – Dr Peter Hodgkinson

Clinical psychologist Dr Peter Hodgkinson discusses his latest book Glum Heroes (published by Helion & Co.) on how s…

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Ep. 16 – The Myths of the Irish at Messines – Dr Tim Bowman

Ep. 16 – The Myths of the Irish at Messines – Dr Tim Bowman

Dr Tim Bowman, University of Kent, gives a guest lecture at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland in Belfast to m…

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Ep. 15 – The Island of Ireland and the Great War in Flanders – Piet Chielens from In Flanders Fields Museum

Ep. 15 – The Island of Ireland and the Great War in Flanders – Piet Chielens from In …

Piet Chielens, the Coordinator of the In Flanders Fields Museum in Ypres, gives a guest lecture at the Public Record Off…

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Ep. 14 – General Fox Conner and the American Expeditionary Force in WW1 – Steven Rabalais

Ep. 14 – General Fox Conner and the American Expeditionary Force in WW1 – Steven Raba…

Steven Rabalais talks about his biography of General Fox Conner (published by Casemate) who was the American Expeditiona…

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Ep. 13 – The Great War tea stall at Peterborough East Station

Ep. 13 – The Great War tea stall at Peterborough East Station

Beverly Jones, from Peterborough Archives Service, talks about the research into two visitors’ books from a tea stall ru…

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Ep. 12 – The Diary of a Belgian Priest – 1917 with the British in Ypres – Dominiek Dendooven

Ep. 12 – The Diary of a Belgian Priest – 1917 with the British in Ypres – Dominiek De…

Dominiek Dendooven, from the In Flanders Fields museum, discusses the recently published 1917 diary of Belgian priest Ac…

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