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 or December.

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

We ask for a modest £4 donation on the door. Any new visitors will be assured of an 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

'Review the Revisionist: a reconsideration of the 'Shot at Dawn' controversy' by Mike Jackson
08 Mar

'Review the Revisionist: a reconsideration of the 'Shot at Dawn' controversy' by Mike Jackson

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI), 2 Titanic Boulevard Titanic Quarter Belfast BT3 9HQ
08 Mar 2018 18:30

Mike Jackson will take a fresh look at the controversy that has developed around military executions during the First World War.

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'The History of Palace Barracks (up to 1969) and Holywood as a Garrison Town' by Robin Masefield
12 Apr

'The History of Palace Barracks (up to 1969) and Holywood as a Garrison Town' by Robin Masefield

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI), 2 Titanic Boulevard Titanic Quarter Belfast BT3 9HQ
12 Apr 2018 18:30

Robin Masefield will be giving a presentation on Palace Barracks.    IMAGE: Guard Room, Holywood, Co Down Courtesy of the Holywood History Project.

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'Tonagh Ladies, Woman in World War One' by Sarah Jane Paterson
10 May

'Tonagh Ladies, Woman in World War One' by Sarah Jane Paterson

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI), 2 Titanic Boulevard Titanic Quarter Belfast BT3 9HQ
10 May 2018 18:30

Sarah Jane Paterson will be giving a presentation on women in the First World War.    IMAGE: A group of First Aid Nursing Yeomanry ambulance drivers attached to the Belgian Army at Calais, May 1918. IWM Q 3257

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