Welcome to the Cumbria branch of the Western Front Association.

Unless otherwise stated, meetings will be held on the third Thursday of the month at The Royal British Legion, Penrith and District, Musgrave House, Middlegate, Penrith at 7:30pm.

 

2019 Meetings:

21 March

The Whippet Tank by Rob Langham

18 April

Territorial Gunners at War by Terry Dean

   

 

 

 

Upcoming Branch Events

'The Whippet Tank' by Rob Langham
21 Mar

'The Whippet Tank' by Rob Langham

The Royal British Legion (Penrith), 28 Middlegate, Penrith CA11 7PT
21 Mar 2019 19:30

Introduced in March 1918, the Medium Mark A ‘Whippet’ tank was unlike any other British tank used in action in the First World War. This talk covers the conception, design, production and operational service of this unusual and fascinating tank design. Rob Langham is History Research Senior Publisher at Routledge covering European and World Histo…

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'Territorial Gunners at War' by Terry Dean
18 Apr

'Territorial Gunners at War' by Terry Dean

The Royal British Legion (Penrith), 28 Middlegate, Penrith CA11 7PT
18 Apr 2019 19:30

Terry Dean will be giving a talk on Territorial Gunners.

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