Welcome to the Antrim and Down Branch.

We meet at 6.30pm at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) on the second Thursday of each month. We do not meet however in January, July, August (this year) or December.

Members of The Western Front Association and non-members are equally welcome.

We ask for a modest optional £4 donation on the door. Any new visitors will be assured of a welcoming and friendly atmosphere among a group of like-minded enthusiasts.

We have our own website. Tap here to learn more: Antrim and Down

 

Upcoming Branch Events

War Stories: community perspectives from the centenary conference
14 Nov

War Stories: community perspectives from the centenary conference

Linen Hall Library, 17 Donegall Square North Belfast BT1 5GB
14 Nov 2018 09:30

The Linen Hall Library (LHL), the Antrim & Down branch of the Western Front Association and the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) present a FREE morning conference to share stories from the Great War discovered and researched by community groups, local projects or individuals over the centenary period (2014-2018). This will be h…

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John Powell - 'Haig's Tower of Strength: General Sir Edward Bulfin'
14 Feb

John Powell - 'Haig's Tower of Strength: General Sir Edward Bulfin'

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI), 2 Titanic Boulevard, Titanic Quarter, Belfast, BT3 9HQ
14 Feb 2019 18:30

Former Brigadier and author John Powell talks about his biography of General Sir Edward Bulfin, an Irish Catholic general officer in the British Army during the Great War. This has been published by Pen & Sword.

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Dr Emmanuel Destenay, 'The Homecoming of Ex Servicemen to Ireland'

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI), 2 Titanic Boulevard, Titanic Quarter, Belfast, BT3 9HQ
14 Mar 2019 18:30

Dr Emmanuel Destenay, from University College Dublin, talks about what happened to the thousands of Irish soldiers who had served in British forces during the Great War.

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