Save the Date! – 7/8/9 July 2017: ‘Russet-Coated Soldiers: A BCMH conference on the British Civil Wars’

In conjunction with the National Civil War Centre (NCWC), the British Commission for Military History (BCMH) is holding its summer conference on the theme of the British Civil Wars at the NCWC, Newark Museum, Nottinghamshire from 7 to 9 July 2017. The keynote lectures will be provided
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Fighting in the Falzarego Pass – War in the Dolomites by George Bailey

This is an article by Dr George Bailey about mountain warfare in the Dolomites in the First World War.  The battlefields are now an area of interest for tourists and winter sportspeople. Fighting for the Falzarego Pass by Dr George Bailey  
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BCMH supports Operation REFLECT on the Somme

BCMH supported the British Army Staff Ride to the Somme in September 2016.  The following links are from Staff Ride Services and linked websites. Unfortunately the British Army Battlefield Guide is a MOD publication and we understand that there are no plans to make it available to the
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Campaign 1776

Members may be interested in this highly professional group in the United States which campaigns for battlefield preservation.  The current campaign is to save the battlefield of Princeton 1777 from a housing development. Campaign 1776 – Saving American Battlefields of the Revol
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