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Horses on the Western Front by Elspeth Johnstone


Horses on the Western Front by Elspeth Johnstone (This article first appeared in Gun Fire pp38-52. All issues are available to Western Front Association members to access via your member login.) (1)   You have shod them cold, and their coats are long, and their bellies stiff with mud; They have done with gloss and polish, but the fighting heart…

"A Weapon in the Hands of the Allies" - Dr. Jane Flynn


This talk focuses on the Remount Service and the Army Veterinary Corps during The Great War.The supply of horses to the British Army was an unprecedented logistical and organisational enterprise undergone at great expense solely because military success depended on the versatility and endurance of the military horse. Members and non-members of T…