A fit country for heroes?

Historian article

By Steve Illingworth, published 28th August 2018

The experiences of Salford’s returning soldiers after 1918

In this article Steve Illingworth explores the conditions for returning British servicemen at the end of the First World War in relation to the promise by Prime Minister Lloyd George about creating ‘a fit country for heroes’. In particular, it looks at the experiences of former soldiers in Salford, a town at the heart of the devastating losses suffered in the conflict.

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