Welcome to the Birmingham branch.

We meet at Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6AB

Upcoming Branch Events

British Forces in Italy 1917-1918
06 Jun

British Forces in Italy 1917-1918

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq Sutton Coldfield B73 6AB
06 Jun 2018 14:00

Dale Hjort This talk will examine how Italy's war with Austro-Hungary led to British deployment and the challenging conditions of Alpine front. Dale will detail the defensive action of Asiago on 15th June 1918, the crossing of the Piave River and final victory at Battle of Vittorio Veneto.

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The Boys Brigade 1914-1918
21 Jul

The Boys Brigade 1914-1918

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq Sutton Coldfield B73 6AB
21 Jul 2018 14:00

Rob Bolton Rob is a retired teacher. He has always been passionate about the brigade movement of today, as well as appreciating and promoting the movement’s history and heritage. His book “Boys of the Brigade at War” is clearly a labour of love. During World War One there were many cartoons produced mocking young brigade lads as the “Last line of…

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Twisting the tail of the Dragon-The Zeebrugge Raid April 22/23 1918
18 Aug

Twisting the tail of the Dragon-The Zeebrugge Raid April 22/23 1918

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq Sutton Coldfield B73 6AB
18 Aug 2018 14:00

Alan Wakefield Alan Wakefield has made many research visits to the Salonika battlefields and has written a fascinating book on the campaign, with Simon Moody, „Under the Devils Eye‟. Alan is Chairman of the Salonika Campaign Society, and a member of the British Commission for Military History, the Society for Army Historical research, the Western …

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