Tuesday 1st November 2011. ( 7:15pm ), Museum of the Manchester Regiment.
The Manchester Pals (1914-1916).
Do not miss this rare opportunity to hear from the acclaimed author of ‘Manchester Pals: 16th, 17th 18th 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd & 23rd Battalions of the Manchester Regiment’. This talk will outline how and why the ‘Pals’ were raised and what their experiences were during their basic training before fighting and dying on the Western Front.