First World War resources

These First World War resources are available to download:

Southern cemetery British Empire Troops in the First World War
Powerpoint Slide Presentation
Handout – black and white,  2 slides per page

Gurkha knife news The Curious Case of the Gurkha Knife: Themans Brothers  
Powerpoint Slide Presentation
Handout – black and white,  2 slides per page

A leaflet containing the original news article about the Gurkha knife and a guide to further teaching materials can be downloaded here.

The role of the Empirefactsheet

Who are the Gurkhas?factsheet

Walter Tull  Soldiers’ Stories factsheet

Manchester’s Military Hospitals – factsheet

Themans & Co Oxford St 1921

 Who were Marcus and Henry Themans? – factsheet

 

Foreigners and Enemies? Aliens and Immigrants in First World War Manchester  Essay which accompanies an exhibition set of three banners created for the Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Education Trust by Bill Longshaw. This project was funded by the AHRC ‘Voices of War and Peace’ World War One Engagement Centre, in association with the Manchester Centre for Regional History at Manchester Metropolitan University. If you would like to borrow the banners, please contact the Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Education Trust on 0161 275 2920.