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BEF 1914: Alan Mallinson

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The Battlefields Trust

We preserve historic battlefields to develop educational and heritage use

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“The BEF in 1914 ”

Brigadier Allan Mallinson
A lecture and sandwich lunch
12.30-2.00pm
Tuesday 20 May 2014
Hosted by
The Fusiliers Museum London
in the
Officer's Mess of The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers
HM Tower of London

Allan Mallinson was commissioned into the Kings Own Border in August 1969 with whom he served for 10 years before transferring to 13/18 Hussars.  He served for 35 years in the Army and retired with the rank of brigadier. He is also an acclaimed writer of historical military fiction.

He has researched the events leading to the beginning of the First World War and of 1914. For his work on 1914 he developed a new interpretation based on insights gained from his experiences as a staff officer in the Directorate of Military Operations.

Our hosts will be the Fusiliers Museum and the event includes a sandwich lunch, a glass of wine and the opportunity to network in the exclusive surroundings of the Fusiliers Mess in HM Tower of London.

If you would like to attend this lunchtime talk, please make a donation of £25 for each attendee (£20 for members of the Battlefields Trust) and email your name, contact number and any special requirements (dietary/mobility) to helen@battlefieldstrust.org On receipt, email confirmation will be sent together with directions to the venue. If you have any questions, please ring 0207 387 6620. We look forward to welcoming you.

In order for you to receive a pass allowing you access the venue in the  Royal Regiment of Fusiliers building inside the Tower of London and to be included in the catering, you must book at least 48 hours before the event.

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