FROM AMIENS TO ARMISTICE 19 | Reflections - A Northern Irish Perspective

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A series of podcasts commissioned by UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY EDUCATION PROGRAMME to mark the CENTENARY of the BATTLE OF AMIENS on 8 August 1918. In August 2018, students from across the United Kingdom joined students from France, the United States, Canada and Australia on the Western Front to commemorate the Battle of Amiens. This podcast series, recorded mostly during that battlefield tour, tell the story of the Battle of Amiens in the wider context of the First World War and the road to armistice. In this podcast, we hear reflections from the group representing Northern Ireland on the tour. IMAGE | World War I recruitment poster : "The call to arms. Irishmen don't you hear it?" : David Allen & Sons Ltd., 40 Gt. Brunswick St., Dublin. - This image is available from the United States Library of Congress's Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID cph.3g10979. Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7038201 PRODUCTION | ChromeRadio for UCL INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION'S FIRST WORLD WAR CENTENARY EDUCATION PROGRAMME | Executive Producer - Simon Bendry | Producer - Catriona Oliphant | Post-production - Chris Sharp.

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