Monday 05 July 2021, 10.30am – 12noon
In 1915, The Dardenelles- Edinburgh's Royal Scots Territorials were the first waves of the seaborne offensive that aimed to end WW1. From the first day of the landings, through the Gretna Rail Disaster and to the final evacuation, Edinburgh 'Terriers' were there from first day to last. This lecture explores their journey. David Clarke is a historian and specialist in the military conflicts of the late Victorian British Empire and the Great War. He is a teacher in Edinburgh.
All our lecture mornings cost £9 and include a friendly lecture where you can meet our guest lecturer, have coffee and cakes and get a special tour. Take advantage of our special offer, book 10 lectures for £80 when you book in person or over the phone.
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Lecture: With the Royal Scots in Gallipoli