Battle of the Somme Event: Saturday 9 July 2016
Saturday 9th July 2016 at 2pm
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the battle, this unique UNESCO listed film from the Imperial War Museum's collection - ‘The Battle of the Somme’ - will be shown at the Museum of Cannock Chase. Shot and screened in 1916, it was the first feature length documentary about war showing the soldiers and the conditions on the battlefield. The film will be introduced by Professor Stephen Badsey of the University of Wolverhampton.
This is a free event and places will be limited so please book in advance
Museum of Cannock Chase