Sam McSkimming was the inaugural winner in 2005 of the John Laffin Travelling Prize. Sam’s prize enabled him to visit to the Somme and other Battlefields of the Western Front in December 2006.
Read Sam’s winning essay entry was presented at the 2007 John Laffin Memorial Lecture and may be viewed by clicking on the link below – © Copyright Sam McSkimming. Subject to the fair dealing provisions of the Copyright Act 1968, reproduction in any form is not permitted without written permission of the Author.
Read Sam McSkimming’s 2005 JLTP Winning Essay