Welcome to the Cambridgeshire branch of the WFA. 

We meet at The Comrades Club, Godmanchester, PE29 2AY on the first Wednesday of every month with the exception of January and August.

Doors open at 7.00pm for a prompt 7.30pm start.

Meetings are open to the general public, WFA membership is not essential.

We welcome a small voluntary donation, payable at the door to help pay towards the running of the branch. 

  

 

 

Upcoming Branch Events

'A Moonlight Massacre: The Night Operation on the Passchendaele Ridge, 2 December 1917' by Dr Michael LoCicero
07 Apr

'A Moonlight Massacre: The Night Operation on the Passchendaele Ridge, 2 December 1917' by Dr Michael LoCicero

The Comrades Club, 58 Cambridge St, Godmanchester, Huntingdon PE29 2AY
07 Apr 2021 19:30

This months talk will be by Dr Michael LoCicero who will be examining the events surrounding a night operation which took place during 3rd Ypres or as it is better known the battle of Passchendale. So if you would like to learn more about one of the most controversial battles of the Great War do come and join us and find out what happened.

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'Audregnies cavalry action, 24 May 1914' by Philip Watson
05 May

'Audregnies cavalry action, 24 May 1914' by Philip Watson

The Comrades Club, 58 Cambridge St, Godmanchester, Huntingdon PE29 2AY
05 May 2021 19:30

The Audregnies cavalry action of the 24th August 1914 was the first cavalry charge of the Great War. In this presentation examining it Philip Watson will detail what happened both from the British and German perspectives, drawing on a wide range of sources including unpublished diaries.

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'Ypres: Holy ground of the British Empire' by Professor Mark Connelly
02 Jun

'Ypres: Holy ground of the British Empire' by Professor Mark Connelly

The Comrades Club, 58 Cambridge St, Godmanchester, Huntingdon PE29 2AY
02 Jun 2021 19:30

In this talk Professor Mark Connelly looks at the special place that Ypres occupies in British commemoration between 1914-1939. This will include the feelings of the pilgrims, the role of Ypres League and the rise of the Anglo-Belgium community as ex-servicemen IWGC gardeners married local women and started families. So if you would like to learn m…

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