Welcome to the Heart of England branch of The Western Front Association.

We meet on every second Wednesday of each month at 7.30 pm for a 7.45pm start.

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Upcoming Branch Events

They Shoot Spies–the untold story of the first female agents by Dr Viv Newman

Warwick Arms Hotel, High Street, Warwick, CV34 4AT
13 Jun 2018 19:45

Moving beyond the stereotypes of Edith Cavell and Mata Hari, this talk by Dr. Viv Newman explores the lives and actions of two Belgian and one French women whose espionage made a significant contribution to the Allied cause. One is believed to be the only woman, probably the only person, to have been decorated by France, Belgian, Britain AND German…

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Sir John Monash and the Battle of Le Hamel, 4th July 1918 by Paul Cobb

Warwick Arms Hotel, High Street, Warwick, CV34 4AT
11 Jul 2018 19:45

Paul Cobb first visited the battlefields in 1969 and has been back many times undertaking research on various aspects of the war and leading tours. He is a former Membership Secretary and Vice Chairman of the WFA. His main interest is the Australian Imperial Force. In this talk part one covers the life of Sir John Monash and part two studies the Ba…

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Mutiny to Victory – The French Army of 1918 by Francois Wicart

Warwick Arms Hotel, High Street, Warwick, CV34 4AT
08 Aug 2018 19:45

A talk in two parts by branch member François Wicart. He will look at the mutiny in the French army in 1917 and Pétain's actions to repair and prepare it for future offensive action followed by an analysis of the results of the French successes in the 1918 fighting. François is a French national who studied at both French and British universities b…

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