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WW1 Prisoner of War Camps Evening Lecture

Thu 30 May , 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

 

£6.25 - £7.25

WW1 Prisoner of War Camps

In Gloucestershire POWs were used in shipyards, quarries and in agriculture: twenty POW camps were opened, including at Cirencester. This illustrated lecture by Dr Colin R Chapman describes the background to the WW1 POW system, with particular reference to Gloucestershire, and commemorates the true ending of WW1 – the Versailles Peace Treaty of 26 June 1919.

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Date:
Thu 30 May
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
£6.25 - £7.25
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