Nick Keyes - Guide

Nick read English at St John's College, Oxford, was commissioned into the Queen's Regiment, served 16 years in the Regular Army and 3 years in the Reserve in various places including Germany, Bosnia and Northern Ireland, and attended the Spanish Army Staff College.  He then gained a PGCE, taught English and Classics for 20 years and was Head of Classics at Exeter School.  

Nick comes from 5 generations of soldiers, has been fascinated by military history since touring Normandy as a boy, and what he now enjoys most is sharing his interest with people at the places where history was made. He is a member of our ITG Realties of War guide team

Fields of Expertise:

Ancient Greece, the Roman Empire, the Western Front 1914-1918, the Normandy Landings, Nazi Germany, Auschwitz, the Cold War