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(07 December 2017) WMM Lunchtime Lecture

Jane Austen Title: "Jane Austen and the Regimentals". Examining Jane Austen and her military connections.
Speaker: Christine Beresford. Chairman of Winchester's Military Museums
Date: 7th December 2017
Venue: The McDonald Gallery, The Gurkha Museum, Winchester. SO23 8TS
Time: 12.30pm followed by a sandwich lunch at approx. 1.15pm with a Cash Bar.
Tickets: £7.00 per head including sandwich lunch.
Booking: By telephone 01962 842832 or email: marybrown@thegurkhamuseum.co.uk



(11 January 2018) WMM Lunchtime Lecture

Capt badge Title:  "Paymaster under Fire" - The Adventures of Lieutenant Colonel Tim Sweeney in South-east Asia 1945-47.
Speaker:  Ian bailey. Curator of The Guardroom, the Museum of the Adjutant General's Corps.
Place:  The McDonald Gallery, The Gurkha Museum, Winchester, SO23 8TS
Date:  11th January 2018
Time: 12.30pm followed by a sandwich lunch at approx. 1.15pm with cash bar.
Tickets:  £7.00 per person including sandwich lunch
Booking:  By telephone 01962 842832 or email: marybrown@thegurkhamuseum.co.uk



(25 January 2018) RGJ (Rifles) Museum Evening Talk

Book cover Title: Wounded - the long journey home from the Great War
Speaker: Dr Emily Mayhew. Dr Mayhew is a military medical historian specialising in the study of severe casualty, its infliction, treatment and long-term outcomes in 20th and 21st century warfare.
Place: The Kincaid Gallery, The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum, Peninsula Barracks, Romsey Road, Winchester, SO23 8TS
Date: 25th January 2018
Time: 6.15pm
Tickets: £15.00 each (Friends of The RGJ (Rifles) Museum £12.50)to include a glass of wine and canapes after the talk
Booking: Email: curator@rgjmuseum.co.uk tel: 01962 828549



(08 February 2018) WMM Lunchtime Lecture

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Title: "The Art of the Poster: Hitler, how the Nazis created a winning brand"
Speaker: Charles Harris. Author and lecturer.
Date: 8th February 2018
Place: The McDonald Gallery, The Gurkha Museum, Winchester SO23 8TS
Time: 12.30pm followed by a sandwich lunch at approx. 1.15pm with cash bar
Tickets: £7.00 per person including sandwich lunch
Booking: By telephone 01962 842832 or email: marybrown@thegurkhamuseum.co.uk





(13 March 2018) RGJ (Rifles) Museum Evening Event

RGJ cap badge Title: "Thank you Rifleman Bush, for bungling the Execution". An evening of reminiscence and poetry.
Speaker: Leo Aylen - Poet, author, actor, director, broadcaster, & screenwriter
Place: The Kincaid gallery, The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum, Peninsula Barracks, Romsey Road, Winchester, SO23 8TS
Date: 13th March, 2018
Time: 6.15pm
Tickets: £15.00 each (Friends of The RGJ (Rifles) Museum £12.50) including a glass of wine and canapes after the talk
Booking: Email: curator@rgjmuseum.co.uk tel: 01962 828549



(15 March 2018) WMM Lunchtime Lecture

SOE ensignia Title: "Special Operations Executive and the Beaulieu Finishing School."
Speaker: Nick Saunders, Local military historian and volunteer at the Museum of The Royal Hampshire Regiment.
Place: The McDonald Gallery, The Gurkha Museum, Winchester SO23 8TS
Date: 15th March 2018
Time: 12.30pm followed by sandwich lunch at approx. 1.15pm with cash bar.
Tickets: £7.00 per head including sandwich lunch.
Booking: By telephone 01962 842832 or email: marybrown@thegurkhamuseum.co.uk



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