Schedule - Wed 9 Oct
Wednesday, 9 October 2019
Talk @ National Army Museum
Remembering Arnhem: 75 Years Since Operation Market Garden
To mark the 75th anniversary of Operation Market Garden, travel back in time to Arnhem.
This special evening opens with an immersive experience where you will see paratroopers and airlanding troops played by living historians, as well as the vehicles and medical and signalling equipment of the time.
Then, veteran Victor Gregg will bring stories of his service at Arnhem alive, as he chats with bestselling historian Rick Stroud.
The second talk of the evening, by Antony Beevor, will throw light on this iconic battle and the terrible reality of the fighting based on his bestselling book, Arnhem: Battle for the Bridges, 1944.
- 5.00pm: Doors and wine bar open
- 6.00pm: Victor Gregg in conversation with Rick Stroud
- 7.00pm: Book signing and interval
- 7.45pm: Antony Beevor - Arnhem: Battle for the Bridges
- 8.45pm: Book signing
- 9.30pm: Event ends
Date & time
National Army Museum
Royal Hospital Road
London SW3 4HT
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