Department of History

Local history seminar - Sutton Bonington PoW camp - 14 December 2019

A18 Lenton Grove
Saturday 14th December 2019 (10:00-12:30)

Sutton Bonington Prisoner of War Camp, 1916-1919

Speaker: Professor John Beckett

At the end of 2019 John Beckett’s five-year project on the First World War comes to an end. In this session he will be looking at one of the ‘hidden histories’ of the First World War, the use of what is now the University of Nottingham’s Sutton Bonington campus as a POW camp for German officers, 1916-19.

All are welcome. Booking is not necessary and the entry fee of £5 includes refreshments.

For more information contact: Professor John Beckett


Department of History

University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

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