Harrogate - 'Convoy' a talk by Dr Phil Judkins

Harrogate - 'Convoy' a talk by Dr Phil Judkins

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Hosted by Cambridge Society of North and West Yorkshire
Saturday, 20 January 2018 - 11.00am GMT
Open to: 
Alumni and guests

Date: Saturday, 20 January 2018
Time: 11.00am
Venue: Cedar Court Hotel, Park Parade, Harrogate, HG1 5HA
Ticket price: £10 (payable on day)

Event details:
Hear from Dr Phil Judkins about the story of three convoys during World War II: one transatlantic, one to Russia and one to Malta, each illustrating particular features of the critical series of battles, which Churchill admitted to having been 'the only thing which frightened him in the whole War'. Enigma decrypts, radar, high frequency direction finding, escort carriers and the various U-Boat strategies against them will all be discussed during the talk.

Lunch can be ordered and paid for on the day, at the bar.

Booking information

For more information and to register your interest, please email Jack Forrester using the link below.

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Location

Cedar Court Hotel
Park Parade
Harrogate
HG1 5HA
United Kingdom