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
By 1918 two thirds of the troops were spending most of their time on labour duties, exacerbated by the German Spring Offensives which required construction of new defences. Again there was a manpower crisis which led to a reduction in training for the infantry. The demand on engineering and logistics was running out of control. When the tide turne…Event Details
' ‘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