"Chelmsford in the Great War" has just been published by Pen & Sword Publishing. This blog tells the stories which didn't make it into the book, and shares my current research.
Sunday, 17 July 2016
The Battle of the Somme
I went to the viewing of the Battle of the Somme at the Essex Record Office yesterday. This classic film was first shown in Chelmsford at the Regent Theatre (now Bar&Beyond) on Thursday 21st September, 1916.