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'The Austro Hungarian Navy in the Great War' with Graham Kemp


Graham Kemp will be looking at the Austro Hungarian Navy in the First World war.  All branch members will know Graham, our previous Branch Chair, and most will have heard Graham talk before. Graham's talks are always informative and entertaining; this one covers a little known aspect of the Great War.

Before the Music Sounded – the Naval Career of Baron Georg Von Trapp


Our July talk is Michael O’Brien on the naval career of Baron Georg von Trapp. Best known as the stern father in the musical ‘The Sound of Music,’ Von Trapp was originally more famous for being Austria-Hungary’s leading submarine ace in the First World War. The talk examines his fighting record and the unique links of the Trapp family to Britain. …