25 February 2016, 7.00pm
Mesopotamia, January 1916
Private William Jay of 1/5th Battalion The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) provides an eye-witness account of the doomed attempt to relieve the besieged British-Indian forces at Kut.
8 February 2016, 12.30pm
22 February 2016, 12.30pm
1-14 February 2016
New lecture video online
Dr David Omissi, Senior Lecturer in Modern History at the University of Hull, examines the personal correspondence of Indian soldiers who fought on the Western Front.
Image credit: © IWM (Q 53887)
Until 20 March 2016
Egypt, December 1915
Private William Bowyer of 1/1st Buckinghamshire Yeomanry (Royal Bucks Hussars) recalls an unconventional Christmas fighting in Egypt's Western Desert.
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