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The Chinese Labour Corps on the Western Front

May 15, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Free

Steve Lau, Chair of the Ensuring We Remember campaign, will talk about Chinese peasants who were sent to the Western Front during the First World War. Learn about the journey of the Chinese Labour Corps, as they were secretly transported across Canada, and shipped to Europe to fight in a war they didn’t necessarily understand.

Details

Date:
May 15, 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-chinese-labour-corps-on-the-western-front-tickets-43707399007?aff=tw9

Venue

The National Archives
Ruskin Avenue
Richmond,TW9 4DU
Phone:
020 8876 3444
Website:
www.nationalarchives.gov.uk