SPOILS OF WAR
Date & Time: 04-Jul-2020 19:30 - 21:00
Location: Rook Lane Chapel
Description: Illustrated talk by Christopher Joll based on his newly published book. He takes a robust and controversial view of the contemporary issues surrounding the repatriation of the nation's acquisitions. These include some surprisingly local examples - Bath's missing Crimean War cannons, Hitler's last desk in Dorchester, Napoleon's dispatch case in Wilton House to name a but a few! Presenter of 'Thinking Outside the Box' about S.S. Great Britain. Author of the historical fiction series 'The Speedicut Saga'. Director of many national events and Regimental Historian for the Household Cavalry.