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

'The BEF Artillery 1918 & Ground Based Air Defence The BEF Artillery' with Geoff Spring
18 May

'The BEF Artillery 1918 & Ground Based Air Defence The BEF Artillery' with Geoff Spring

The Trinity Centre Church Hill Mill Street Sutton Coldfield West Midlands B72 1TF
18 May 2019 14:00

Geoff Spring will give a tal on the BEF Artillery 1918 & Ground Based Air Defence The BEF Artillery' with Geoff Spring.

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'There is more to Cambrai than Tanks' with Ross Beadle
15 Jun

'There is more to Cambrai than Tanks' with Ross Beadle

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6AB
15 Jun 2019 16:30

The great incursion by the tanks into the German lines at Cambrai on 20th November 1917 was all but over by 2pm on the first day, eight hours after the attack began (it is no coincidence that this was the longest amount of time a human could bear the conditions inside a tank). Yet the battle lasted 13 days in all. Even without considering brutal fi…

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'Panama & The Great War. The Panamanian Medal of Solidarity' with Giles Penman :
20 Jul

'Panama & The Great War. The Panamanian Medal of Solidarity' with Giles Penman :

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6AB
20 Jul 2019 14:00

Giles Penman will be giving a talk on Panama & The Great War. The Panamanian Medal of Solidarity

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