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CANCELLED - The actions of the 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment in Mesopotamia - Nigel Atter

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Due to the Coronavirus, all meetings have been cancelled until further notice. Please check the website for further information about the 2020 calendar of events.  Meeting at Sobraon Barracks on Burton Road in Lincoln the doors are open from 18.30. Free and ample car parking is available on-site. Tea, coffee and biscuits are available along with …


"With valour and distinction-The actions of the 2nd Battalion Leicester Regiment" by Nigel Atter

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Nigel Atter makes a return visit to the branch to give a detailed account of the actions of the 2nd Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment, between 1914-1918. Either the action at Piétre or Brig. Gen. Blackader. Nigel makes a welcome return to Cambs WFA. He is the author of 'With Valour and Distinction - 2nd Leicesters 1914-1918' and 'In the Shadow of …


Ep. 160 – The 2nd Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment in FWW – Nigel Atter

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Historian Nigel Atter talks about his book on the Great War service of the 2nd Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. This is published by Helion. 11 May 2020 : Podcast 160 Nigel Atter, a self-styled ‘independent scholar’ is an active member of the Leicestershire  & Rutland branch of The Western Front Association. His interest in the First Wor…


The 2nd Leicester’s in Mesopotamia - Nigel Atter

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PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE OF VENUE FOR THIS EVENT Nigel Atter, a self-styled “independent scholar” is an active member of the Leicestershire & Rutland Branch of the WFA, and explains that his interest in World War One came about after discovering his Grandfathers service papers.  His interest in the 2nd Leicester’s developed as a result of having…