Bullets, Blades and Battle Bowlers – the personal arms and armour of the First World War

New exhibition sharing the stories of inventors, tacticians and soldiers of different nationalities. Through individual stories the exhibition will explore and explain how technological advancements helped catapult the world into the era of modern warfare. The exhibition is funded by DCMS/Wolfson Galleries Improvement Fund.

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Source: http://www.culture24.org.uk//yh000149?id=EVENT468991


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