‘Lost Souls’ – a WW1 family story
Fort Brockhurst, Gunners Way, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 4DS
Local lady, Bren Margetts, shares the story of her great-grandmothers life and the heart-rending fact that she lost 5 of her 6 sons during WWI.
This story is told within the atmosphere of Fort Brockhurst, from where many a soldier left to fight in ‘the war to end all wars’.
Please make yourself known to site staff on arrival and they will direct you to the event room.
Duration: approx 35 mins
Friday 8 September: 1115 + 1245 + 1400
No Booking Needed
Ramped access for wheelchairs and buggies. Surface areas are cobble, shingle and wood. Dogs, including service dogs on leads are welcome. Disabled parking on site by arrangement – please call 023 9258 1059.
Max 25 people per tour/session. People may join this talk on a first come basis. Visitors may also wish to participate in other events at the same location on this day. See listings for *Military Heritage at Fort Brockhurst; *The Gosport Area Facebook Exhibition.
Off A32, on north side of Gosport, next to The Range store. Map link.