Heritage Week: Ireland, the British Army and Afghanistan

  • Heritage Week
  • Tue 20 Aug
  • 18.30

2019 marks the centenary of the third Anglo-Afghan war between the British Army and Afghan forces. Irish men featured heavily in these forgotten conflicts but clues to their past can still be found on the walls of Saint Patrick’s Cathedral. Join historian Andrew Smith for a talk exploring the connection between: Ireland, The British Army and Afghanistan 1839-1919.