The British Messenger Dog Service in the First World War

National Army Museum, Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London

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Event location:
National Army Museum, Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea
When:Event passed!
It was on
Fri 26th Apr 2019

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Workshops & Talks
Where:National Army Museum, Royal Hospital Road, Chelsea, London SW3 4HT
Map:Map & Nearby
Times:11:30 - 12:30
Admission:Free, Booking is Recommended.

About the event

Emma Worrall discusses the British Army's use of canines during the First World War.

Dogs were used by all of the major combatants in the First World War. Find out how the British, as well as their foreign counterparts, recruited, trained and deployed their dogs.

Emma Worrall is the author of 'A History of Britain in 100 dogs' and is currently studying for her PhD in the military use of dogs in the First World War at the University of Chichester.

Official Link: https://www.nam.ac.uk/whats-on/british-messenger-dog-service-first-world-war



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