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Tickets available for the 4th annual First World War Centenary Conference and Exhibition, Durham WFA

Posted  6 September 2017 in Events  
By Liz Robertson
Durham WFA 1917 conference poster

The Durham branch of The Western Front Association is holding its fourth FWW centenary conference on 14 October 2017 at ‘Cornerstones’, Chester-le-Street, County Durham.

This year’s conference will look in detail at the events of 1917.

Keynote speakers and subjects are:

Dr David Murphy (Maynooth University, Ireland) – The Nivelle Offensive
Professor Eric Grove (Liverpool Hope University) – the 1917 U-boat Campaign Reconsidered
Dr Matthias Strohn (Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst) – German Defence in Depth at Third Ypres
Dr Bryn Hammond (Imperial War Museum) – The Battle of Cambrai

To find out more, and book tickets, email

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