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Online Lecture: War Beneath the Waves — The U-Boat Menace of 1914 - 1918

Join us on Monday, Nov. 7th, 2022, at 2 p.m. (ET)/ 11 a.m. (PT) for a free one-hour lecture and Q&A about Britain, America and the German U-boat Menace.
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Online Lecture: War Beneath the Waves — The U-Boat Menace of 1914 - 1918

Join us on Monday, Nov. 7th, 2022, at 2 p.m. (ET)/ 11 a.m. (PT) for a free one-hour lecture and Q&A about Britain, America and the German U-boat Menace.
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The First World War marked the true dawn of submarine warfare and introduced the Allies to the dreaded German “Unterseeboot” (U-boat). Join Dr. Spencer Jones, Senior Lecturer in Armed Forces and War Studies at the University of Wolverhampton, as he discusses Germany’s strategy to use these sophisticated maritime predators to attempt to win the “Great War." This lecture will take your through the historical events of the war beneath the waves from 1914 through 1918.
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Dr. Spencer Jones is a senior lecturer in armed forces and war studies at the University of Wolverhampton. He currently serves as regimental historian of the Royal Regiment of Artillery. His interest in history focuses on the British Army, the Boer War and the First World War. He is the author of several books, including “From Boer War to World War: Tactical Reform of the British Army 1902-1914” and “Stemming the Tide: Officers and Leadership in the British Expeditionary Force 1914.”

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Dr. Spencer Jones is a senior lecturer in armed forces and war studies at the University of Wolverhampton. He currently serves as regimental historian of the Royal Regiment of Artillery. His interest in history focuses on the British Army, the Boer War and the First World War. He is the author of several books, including “From Boer War to World War: Tactical Reform of the British Army 1902-1914” and “Stemming the Tide: Officers and Leadership in the British Expeditionary Force 1914.”





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