The Attack at Fromelles 19th/20th July 1916 an in-person talk by Paul Cobb
PLEASE NOTE, DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND OUR CONTROL, THE MEETING HAS MOVED TO THE 7th DECEMBER
A detailed examination of the disastrous attempt to dissuade the Germans from diverting resources to the Somme. Derives from his book, Fromelles 1916. Fully illustrated with maps, photographs etc.
Paul Cobb first visited the battlefields in 1969 and has been back many times undertaking research on various aspects of the war and leading tours. He is a former Membership Secretary and Vice Chair of the WFA. He has been on the speakers' circuit for many years; his main interest is the Australian Imperial Force, speaking at WFA branches in the UK and abroad, and contributing to radio and television programmes.
Includes our branch Christmas Buffet