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Caring for Casualties – Medical Services in WW1

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge hosts a free study day exploring the history of medical services during WW1.

Speakers include Professor Alison Fell (University of Leeds) and Dr Julie Anderson (University of Kent) and the event will include a presentation from a First World War centenary project supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Booking required here

 

 

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20th March 1918 – The Thievpal Memorial

This date is known as the day before the German Army launched Operation Michael against the British Army Front in the sector of the ‘Somme’.

The Thievpal Memorial has the names of 72,194 officers & men of the UK and South African Forces; those who died in the Somme before 20/03/18 and who have no known grave.