Galina can provide tours to University Officer Training Corps & for 24 years Galina have been helping take groups to battlefields throughout Europe. Click here to see who has travelled with Galina.
Central to a Galina battlefield study is the belief that a commander in the field should be cognisant of Army doctrine, mindful of his duty to his men, appreciative of mission analysis, deductive in relation to combat estimate and, in the absence of comprehensive information and intelligence, exercise interpretive skills to formulate solutions. The study links:
- historical event
- preliminary study
To provide a historical case study to enhance the professional military education of all participants. The exercise will be conducted with three constituent phases:
a) Preliminary Study: Galina will supply relevant materials prior to tour departure, providing background information and an overview of the tour.
b) Field Study: Galina will supply maps and battlefield study notes including primary and secondary sources supported by photographs and film.
c) Integration: A plenary session at the tour’s conclusion
Tours via Dover
The tours below can be completed by groups as far north as the M62 corridor. Beyond that it is suggested that groups travel via Hull P&O North Sea Ferries. For groups south and east of the M25 the durations can often often be reduced by one day. Ask for specific details.
|Tour Title||Duration||Photo Gallery Links|
|Flanders & the Ypres Salient||3 days||Ypres|
|Somme, Arras & Vimy Ridge||3 days||Somme Vimy|
|Cambrai & Hindenburg Line||3 days||Cambrai|
|Ypres, Somme & Vimy Ridge||4 days||Ypres Somme Vimy|
|Dunkirk: Operation Dynamo||3 days||Dunkirk|
|D-Day: Operation Overlord||4 days||Normandy|
|Arnhem: Operation Market Garden||4 days||Arnhem|
Prices & Further Details
All tours include a Tour Guide, local pick-up, coach, ferry, B&B accommodation abroad and museum entrance fees as well as battlefield tour notes and maps. We can also tailor itineraries to suit your requirements.
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