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Fort Nelson

Portsdown Hill Road

Fareham

PO17 6AN

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FORT TALKS
A series of Wednesday evening talks at Fort Nelson.
Tickets cost £5 per person and include refreshments.

Wednesday 28 June 2017
LOCAL HEROES OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR
Guest Speaker: James Daly, D-Day Collections Researcher, Portsmouth City Council

Over 2,500 people from Portsmouth were killed serving in the armed forces during the Second World War. Many of their stories have never been told before: a naval bomb disposal Petty Officer awarded the George Cross; a 16-year-old Para; a Battle of Britain hero; men killed in battleships, submarines, bombers and tanks throughout Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. In this talk author James Daly will tell their stories.

Wednesday 20 September 2017
THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION: 100 YEARS ON
Guest Speaker: Dr Paul Flenley, University of Portsmouth

Wednesday 6 December 2017
THE DEVELOPMENT OF ARTILLERY
Guest Speaker: Nicholas Hall, formerly Keeper of Artillery, Royal Armouries

Wednesday 14 March 2018
SADDAM HUSSAIN’S SUPER GUN

Guest speaker: Mark Murray-Flutter, Senior Curator of Firearms, Royal Armouries

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