A soldier and his wife

Mel Wilson

East Midlands
Notice Period:
Regular (more than one month's notice)
Professional & Charity
Paid: £50 plus 45p/mile Within 1 hour travel time of LE12 7RX , further afield please ask for a quote
18th September 2018
History | Women | Military History | Napoleonic Wars

Soldier's, wives and camp followers in Georgian and the Peninsula War eras. This talk looks at the life of the soldier's wife why they followed their men to war, what their daily life was like and their family life, as well as that of the soldier. The hardships and the benefits to the English Soldiers and wives and those of the French, who was treated the best ? Costumed talk

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About Mel Wilson

I'm an experienced speaker and trainer, talking on History, archaeology, with a bent towards the psychology of events and material culture. I'm a qualified archaeologist, psychologist and psychotherapist. I do both talks and workshops. I have a enhanced DBS and am able an willing to give talks and workshops in schools or for children's groups as well as adult audiences.

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