A one day conference about the legacies of the Great War will be held at the National Army Museum on Saturday 6 July.
“Ends and Beginnings: Legacies of the Great War” will explore aspects of the conflict following the Armistice on 11 November 1918. Organised jointly by the British Commission for Military History (BCMH), the National Army Museum (NAM) and the Western Front Association (WFA), the conference will examine the immediate impacts of the war, as well as reflect on the war’s legacy and the way in which it was commemorated during the 2014-18 centenary.
Speakers confirmed at present are Prof Richard Grayson, Gen Mungo Melvin, Prof Catriona Pennell, Prof Gary Sheffield and Prof Hew Strachan.
Further details regarding themes, speakers and booking will be published shortly.