THE HALIFAX WAR MACHINE 1914-1918 – “A Town Transformed for War” at Calderdale Industrial Museum March 11

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On Wednesday March 11th 2020 at the Calderdale Industrial Museum, comes the next part of The Making of Calderdale talk series :


 “A Town Transformed for War”Join us for an Illustrated Talk by David Millichope for the inspirational recounting of how Halifax contributed to the First World War efforts. Find out how Halifax industry was radically adapted and reorganised to meet the demands of ‘Total War’.

Tickets: CIMA Members Free – Non-Members £3

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Halifax War Machine Talk 11th March 2020 – .pdf


David Millichope was a school teacher and later photographer. In 2010 he successfully completed the MA course at the Centre for First World War Studies at the University of Birmingham. He is founder member and chair of the Halifax Great War Heritage Society whose members have provided research and support for the publication. The Society was set up to mark the Centenary of the Great War in Halifax.