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Fortress Forth - Talk

Location: The Rivers Suite, Craiglockhart Campus, Napier University, Edinburgh

Kevin Munro, Historic Scotland’s Senior Designations Officer for Battlefields and Conflict Heritage will be giving a paper on the defences of the Firth of Forth at the Forth Estuary Forum annual conference.

A Nation's Sacrifice

Location: Edinburgh Castle

Meet soldiers of the Gordon Highlanders from the First World War and learn about their experience in training, life in the trenches and experience of battle.

After the guns are silent - Talk

Location: TBC

Kevin Munro, Historic Scotland’s Senior Designations Officer for Battlefields and Conflict Heritage, will be giving a lecture to the Edinburgh University Archaeology Society on the archaeology of the First World War.

The Folly of Loch Doon - Talk

Location: Ayr Town Hall

Allan Kilpatrick, archaeologist with the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland will give a talk to Ayrshire Archaeological and Natural History Society at Ayr Town Hall

Their Name Liveth

Location: Edinburgh Castle

Memories are now becoming history - it is 1927 and after ten years of planning and fundraising the Scottish War Memorial in Crown Square is opened for the first time.