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The 9th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry in the Great War with Dr. Derek Clayton


Derek Clayton will be giving a talk on the 9th Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Derek was born in Yorkshire and attended Batley Grammar School before beginning a long association with the University of Birmingham. He graduated in 1979 with a BA in French and German and went on to teach Modern Languages in three Birmingham schools before ret…

A Game of Two Halves - the 21st Division in 1918 by Dr Derek Clayton


The talk is based on the experiences of the 21st Division in 1918. From facing all three major German Spring Offensives to playing a full part in the advance to victory.