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CALL FOR PAPERS 27/28 October 2018 Conference – Forgotten Victory 1918

27 October - 28 October

The British Commission for Military History (BCMH) and the Western Front Association (WFA) are organizing a two day conference on the final campaigns of the First World War  to be held at the offices of Norton Rose Fulbright  near London Bridge on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 October 2018.   Arrangements for accommodation are being made with the Union Jack Club.

The Conference will run from approximately 10.00am to 4.30pm each day.

There will be a Buffet on the evening of Friday 26 October and a Conference Dinner on the Saturday evening, both at the Union Jack Club.

 

Keynote addresses will be given by Professor Gary Sheffield, Dr Jonathan Boff and Maj Gen Mungo Melvin (Ret'd).

Proposals for individual 20-minute papers or multi-paper panels on military aspects of the War are invited. Details are in the Call for Papers below.  The deadline is 30th April 2018 and the contact is Dr Dan Whittingham d.whittingham@bham.ac.uk.

 

Download   Call for Papers

 

Registration for the Conference will open shortly.

 

Image details

 

Bernard Adeney 1878-1966
English: A Mark V Tank Going Into Action
image: The rear view of a Mark V tank climbing over broken ground, the front of the tank raised up at a sharp angle. The exhaust pipe runs from front to back over the top of the tank, and a cloud of exhaust fumes emerge at the end. There are three soldiers in the distance to the left of the tank, one to the right, and another in the right foreground.
Date  (First World War)
Source http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//137/media-137761/large.jpg

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27 October
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28 October
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Venue

Norton Rose & Fulbright
3 More London Riverside
London, England SE1 2AQ United Kingdom
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