Ep. 179 – German POWs on Cannock Chase – Richard Pursehouse

Ep. 179 – German POWs on Cannock Chase – Richard Pursehouse

Richard Pursehouse talks about on his recent book on German POWs held at Brocton Camp on Cannock Chase, Staffordshire, d…

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Ep. 178 – Irish Recruitment in World War One – Dr Tim Bowman, Dr Michael Wheatley & Dr William Butler

Ep. 178 – Irish Recruitment in World War One – Dr Tim Bowman, Dr Michael Wheatley & D…

Dr Timothy Bowman, a Reader in modern British military history, University of Kent, Dr William Butler, the Head of Milit…

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Ep. 177 – Law and War in Australia during WW1 – Dr Catherine Bond

Ep. 177 – Law and War in Australia during WW1 – Dr Catherine Bond

Lawyer and lecturer Dr Catherine Bond, Associate Professor at the University of New South Wales, talks about her recent …

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Ep. 176 – 1 million rounds from a Vickers’ gun in 12 hours: myth or truth? Dr Rich Willis & Richard Fisher

Ep. 176 – 1 million rounds from a Vickers’ gun in 12 hours: myth or truth? Dr Rich Wi…

Dr Rich Willis and Richard Fisher, Founder and Director of the Vickers Machine Gun Research Association, talk about thei…

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Ep. 175 – Australian POWs during WW1 – Dr Aaron Pegram

Ep. 175 – Australian POWs during WW1 – Dr Aaron Pegram

Dr Aaron Pegram, Senior Historian at the Military History Section at the Australian War Memorial, talks about his recent…

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Ep. 174 – Ypres and its meaning through time – Prof Mark Connelly & Dr Stefan Goebel

Ep. 174 – Ypres and its meaning through time – Prof Mark Connelly & Dr Stefan Goebel

Professor Mark Connelly, Professor of Modern British History, University of Kent and Dr Stefan Goebel, Reader and Direct…

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Ep. 173 – The Chemists’ War 1914-18 – Dr Michael Freemantle

Ep. 173 – The Chemists’ War 1914-18 – Dr Michael Freemantle

Dr Michael Freemantle, a freelance Science Writer, talks about his book the Chemists’ War 1914-1918 that looks at the ro…

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Ep. 172 – Sevenoaks in the Great War – Matthew Ball

Ep. 172 – Sevenoaks in the Great War – Matthew Ball

Matthew Ball talks about his research into the community of Sevenoaks during WW1. …

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Ep. 171 – The 58th (London) Division – David Martin

Ep. 171 – The 58th (London) Division – David Martin

Author David Martin talks about his recent book on the 58th Division (London) during WW1. This is published by Pen &…

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Ep. 170 – Louis Botha, South African PM during WW1 – Prof. Ian Van Der Waag & Dr Tony Garcia

Ep. 170 – Louis Botha, South African PM during WW1 – Prof. Ian Van Der Waag & Dr Tony…

Professor Ian Van Der Waag, Professor and Head of Department of Military History at Stellenbosch University, and Dr Tony…

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Ep. 169 – The Sandringham Company – Neil Storey

Ep. 169 – The Sandringham Company – Neil Storey

Neil Story talks about his book on the service of the Territorial Battalions of the Norfolk Regiment during the Great Wa…

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Ep. 168 – Operation Alias – David Tattersfield

Ep. 168 – Operation Alias – David Tattersfield

David Tattersfield, Development Trustee of the WFA, talks about Operation Alias, a project by the WFA to identify men wh…

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