Welcome to the Birmingham branch.
We meet at Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6AB on the third Saturday of every month at 2.00pm.
We have our own website: The Western Front Association (Birmingham Branch) where you will find the programme of events, contacts, newsletter and branch business.
Upcoming Branch Events
' ‘Fings Wot Caught My Eye’ looks at a miscellany of Great War photographs. Many you have probably never seen before, some you might have. But they all tell a story or lead to other things!! Gives ideas on how to extract maximum information from old photo’s. Mostly looking at the Western Front it includes an interesting and little seen German selec…Event Details
'Escapers All'. The stories of the Officers and Other Ranks who escaped from German captivity 1914/1918. The talk will provide some background to the conditions in captivity for both officers and men, but it will concentrate on the preparation and planning of escapes. the 'escaping experience' ,and the consequences of failure. Some officers publi…Event Details