40th Annual WSS Naval Day Meeting 2018; 2nd June – Details announced
Please note there is a new venue this year. This is a short distance from the Hawthorns site of previous years.
40th Annual WSS Naval Meeting: 2nd June 2018
To be held in the Bristol Commonwealth Society, 14 Whiteladies Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1PD
from 10.30 – 17.00
10.40 Welcome from Dr Richard Osborne
Pre-meeting quiz answers
11.00 (1) Eleventh DK Brown Lecture: Dr Ian Speller: The development of Royal Navy amphibious warfare ships and craft, from 1945 to 1982.
12.00 (2) Dr Malcom Cooper: Blind Man’s Buff: The Trade War at Sea May 1940 – March 1941.
13.45 (3) Professor Andrew Lambert: Coast Assault in the 1850s – 1870s: the Creation of the Offensive Forces.
14.45 (4) Matt Skelhorn: Royal Navy wreck management.
15.45 Afternoon Tea
16.00 (5) Dr Innes McCartney: World War 1 U-boat wrecks.
17.00 Meeting ends
Please contact Dr Richard Osborne for booking information - firstname.lastname@example.org