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.

Future Meetings:

 

11 September

Officers of 1914  by Andrew Duncan

9 October 

Top Secret: British Boffins in WW1 by Dave Rogers

13 November 

The Last Naval Hero: The extraordinary story of David,  1st Earl Beatty by Roy Smart


Visit our Facebook Page for details: Heart of England Branch WFA 

Upcoming Branch Events

The Demon Saves The Day by Spencer Jones.
11 Mar

The Demon Saves The Day by Spencer Jones.

Warwick Arms Hotel, High Street, Warwick, CV34 4AT
11 Mar 2020 19:45

Charles FitzClarence VC and the Battle for Gheluvelt, October 1914. Brigadier-General Charles FitzClarence VC is the highest-ranking officer to be commemorated on the Menin Gate. A fearless soldier who had earned the nickname "The Demon" in the Boer War, he played a pivotal role in stemming the German tide at Gheluvelt during the First Battle of Y…

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Hartlebury VAD Hospital by Doug Smith.
08 Apr

Hartlebury VAD Hospital by Doug Smith.

Warwick Arms Hotel, High Street, Warwick, CV34 4AT
08 Apr 2020 19:45

Doug will be giving a talk based on his book "Cheer, Boys, it's Hartlebury !" which tells the story of the 430 men who are recorded as staying at Hartlebury VAD Hospital in the First World War. It is based on original photographs, poems and drawings left by the men in seven autograph books and is the story of calm amongst carnage. ~ ~ ~ Local his…

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AGM and Members Evening.
13 May

AGM and Members Evening.

Warwick Arms Hotel, High Street, Warwick, CV34 4AT
13 May 2020 19:45

This meeting will give branch members an opportunity to share with the rest of the branch a specific area of interest from their own research. Speakers to be confirmed. ~ ~ ~ The Warwick Arms Hotel provides a bar for refreshments. There is a question and answer session after the talk, followed by a raffle. Members and non-members of The Western…

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