Wed, 25 Oct|
Great War Huts
Hutted Histories: A Century at the Cenotaph with Lyndsay Knight & Taff Gillingham
In this month's Hutted Histories talk, Great War Huts duo Lyndsay Knight and Taff Gillingham give a brief history of the Britain's focus of national Remembrance - The Cenotaph.
Time & Location
25 Oct, 19:30
Great War Huts, Brook Farm Camp, Bell's Ln, Bury St Edmunds, Bury Saint Edmunds IP29 5NW, UK
About the event
In this month's Hutted Histories talk, Lyndsay Knight and Taff Gillingham give a brief history of Britain's focus of national Remembrance - The Cenotaph, looking at its origins and symbolism and an annual service that has little changed in over a century.
Taff Gillingham is a military historian and historical military advisor for film, television and theatre productions. He co-owns Khaki Devil, a company specialising in the hire of uniforms, equipment, weapons and historical advice and is co-director of the Great War Huts project. He has a background in film and television design and is a former trustee of The Suffolk Regiment Museum.
25 Oct, 18:00