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Following on from the successful conference on Armies in 1914, held to mark the centenary of the start of the First World War, The British Commission for Military History (BCMH), in partnership with the Sir Michael Howard Research Centre for the History of War, King’s College London and the Western Front Association, is organizing a conference on the Armies of 1917 to be held at the Institute of Historical Research, London, on 1 Saturday April 2017.

Keynote speakers are Dr David Zabecki, formerly Visiting Professor at the U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis and Professor William Philpott, Dept of War Studies, King's College London.

Peer reviewed papers will subsequently appear in the British Journal for Military History.

For more information please see http://www.bcmh.org.uk/event/spring-conference-2017-the-armies-of-1917/ or contact Andy Grainger at: secgen@bcmh.org.uk

Tickets are £40.00 discounted to £35 for full members of the BCMH and WFA and to £30 for speakers and for members who hold valid Student ID. The price includes refreshments at the break and a sandwich lunch with wine.

The conference is being financially underwritten and subsidised by the British Commission for Military History and the Western Front Association ie being undertaken on a not-for profit basis.



Australian troops in the advance trenches, ca. 1917. Part of Our Boys in the Trenches series of postcards, no. 14. From official photographs by special permission of the Department of Defence. Proceeds to the Australian Comforts Fund. (Printing on verso of postcard). Wikimedia Commons


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