History seminars at the IHR

Military History

Convenors: David French, Brian Holden-Reid, Andrew Lambert, William Philpott

Venue: Wolfson Room II, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Tuesday, 5.15pm.  

Some podcasts from this Seminar are available online

Spring Term 2016
DateSeminar details
19 January Interrogating the Gestapo: British Security Interests and the Post-war Reincarnation of SS-Sturmbannführer Horst Kopkow

Dr Declan O’Reilly (University of East Anglia)


2 February Jordan's Arab Legion and the 1948-49 Arab-Israeli War: An Operational Assessment

Professor Matthew Hughes (Brunel University)


16 February Crown Prince Rupprecht and the German Army on the Western Front, 1914-18

Dr Jonathan Boff (Birmingham University)


1 March A Strange Kind of Honeymoon. The British Army and Politics in the Streets of Northern Ireland, 1969-71

Dr Huw Bennett (Cardiff University)


15 March Combat Effectiveness and the Gurkha Brigade, 1935-1945

Alexander Wilson (King’s College London)