Welcome to the Lancashire and Cheshire branch of The Western Front Association. 

We meet here on the second Friday of each Month at 7.20pm. 

The Armoury (Stockport Army Reserve Centre)

Armoury Street
Off Greek Street
Stockport
Cheshire
SK3 8AB

For details and other information please visit the website of the Lancashire and Cheshire branch of the Western Front Association. 

Upcoming Branch Events

‘Clearing the dead 1919-1929’ with Dr Peter Hodgkinson
13 Jul

‘Clearing the dead 1919-1929’ with Dr Peter Hodgkinson

The Armoury (TA Centre), Armoury Street, Stockport, Cheshire SK3 8AB
13 Jul 2018 19:20
01663 740987

Dr Peter Hodgkinson talks about the huge effort required after the war to try and recover and identify the dead soldiers, and the organisation of the teams that scoured the battlefields and carried out the exhumations.

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‘The German High Seas Fleet. A case of futility’ with John Derry
10 Aug

‘The German High Seas Fleet. A case of futility’ with John Derry

The Armoury (TA Centre), Armoury Street, Stockport, Cheshire SK3 8AB
10 Aug 2018 19:20
01663 740987

Professor John Derry will be giving a talk on the German High Seas.  One of the reasons for growing Anglo-German antagonism before 1914 was the German decision to build a modern battlefleet, with the consequent Anglo-German naval race. Though the German High Seas Fleet was an excellent navy – well-trained officers and men, superbly designed capita…

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