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Mark Jackson Talks – The Battle of Gheluvelt

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Where is the event?
Henry Sandon Hall, The Royal Porcelain Works , Severn Street , Worcester, WR1 2NE

When is the event?
12th February, 2019

What time is the event?
From 7:30pm To 10:00pm

Worcester Live

Mark Jackson Talks – The Battle of Gheluvelt

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Worcester Live Box Office, Huntingdon Hall, Crowngate Shopping Centre, Worcester, WR1 3LD

T. 01905611427
E. boxofficemanager@worcesterlive.co.uk

A series of talks by Lieutenant Colonel Mark Jackson OBE

On 31st October 1914 the situation in Belgium was dire. The BEF was exhausted and the Germans had broken the line. The order to prepare for a general withdrawal had been given. The only reserve available was 400 men of the 2nd Battalion the Worcestershire Regiment who were ordered, as a forlon hope, to try and plug the hole in the Line. Mark Jackson will explain the background and the conduct of the battle and how the Worcestershire Regiment saved Europe.

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Worcester Live Box Office, Huntingdon Hall, Crowngate Shopping Centre, Worcester, WR1 3LD

T. 01905611427
E. boxofficemanager@worcesterlive.co.uk