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Porton Revealed

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General view of Porton from the water tower, c.1918. In the centre background is ’Gas Wood’, where the first gas cylinders to he delivered to the site for testing were placed under the guard of a single civilian night watchman. PRO: MUN 5/386/h/I650/14. The ‘revelation’ earlier this year [1981] by a BBC television reporter of the projected use o…


Ep. 194 - Chemical Warfare - Simon Jones

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Freelance historian Simon Jones about his research into chemical weapons during the Great War. Protective suits worn by American scientists during the development of new chemical weaponry. (Photo: National Archives and Records Administration) Your browser does not support t…


CONFERENCE : Chemical Warfare in the Great War: Experience and Legacies

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The Western Front Association / National Army Museum Conference 0930 Arrivals1000 Welcome1010 Keynote + Q&AProfessor Edward M. Spiers (University of Leeds), “Chemical Warfare in the First World War’1115 Coffee1130 Panel + Q&AProfessor Matthias Strohn (University of Buckingham), ‘The German Experience of Chemical Warfare in the First World W…