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Russet-Coated Soldiers: A Conference on the British Civil Wars

‌In conjunction with the National Civil War Centre, the British Commission for Military History (BCMH) is holding its summer conference on the theme of the British Civil Wars from 7 to 9 July 2017.

The keynote lectures will be provided by Professor John Morrill (University of Cambridge) and Dr Andrew Hopper (University of Leicester).

The conference will include lectures and discussions on military aspects of the Wars, tours of civil war Newark and a re-enactment / living history presence.

Further details are to be found at the British Commission for Military History website or from Andy Grainger, the Secretary General BCMH at 13 Pelham Road, Wimbledon, London SW19 1SU.



 ‘I had rather have a plain, russet-coated Captain, that knows what he fights for, and loves what he knows, than that you call a Gentleman and is nothing else’ (Oliver Cromwell, 1643).