Welcome to the Lancashire (North) branch of The Western Front Association.

Meetings usually first Monday in the Month. 

Meetings 7.00pm for 7.30pm

Entrance donations of £3.00 are invited; there is a raffle and coffee & biscuits to finish the meeting off.

2019 Meetings:

7 January

The French Army on the Somme 1916 by Dave O’Mara

4 February   

Whippet tanks at the Battle of Amiens by Rob Langham

4 March

1919: Versailles and the origins of WWII by Simon Peaple

1 April

The sinking of HMS Cressy and two of her sister ships, on 22/09/14, by a German submarine by Stan Grosvenor

 

 

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Upcoming Branch Events

'When Tommy Came Limping Home: Caring for the British War Disabled After 1918 by Dr Jessica Meyer'
03 Jun

'When Tommy Came Limping Home: Caring for the British War Disabled After 1918 by Dr Jessica Meyer'

The King's Own Regimental Museum, The Lancaster City Museum, Market Square, Lancaster LA1 1HT
03 Jun 2019 19:30

When Tommy Came Limping Home: Caring for the British War Disabled After 1918 by Dr Jessica Meyer

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'Frightfulness - Britain and the Advent of Chemical Warfare on the Western Front 1915 by Nick Paul'
01 Jul

'Frightfulness - Britain and the Advent of Chemical Warfare on the Western Front 1915 by Nick Paul'

The King's Own Regimental Museum, The Lancaster City Museum, Market Square, Lancaster LA1 1HT
01 Jul 2019 19:30

Frightfulness - Britain and the Advent of Chemical Warfare on the Western Front 1915 by Nick Paul Rather than delving to any degree into types of gas, methods of delivery and the specific effects of gas, this talk focusses on the how and why did Britain engage in chemical warfare with Germany in 1915.  Was it purely revenge for the German use at Y…

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'The White Elephant - The Germans High Seas Fleet and its end in 1919 by Graham Kemp'
05 Aug

'The White Elephant - The Germans High Seas Fleet and its end in 1919 by Graham Kemp'

The King's Own Regimental Museum, The Lancaster City Museum, Market Square, Lancaster LA1 1HT
05 Aug 2019 19:30

The White Elephant - The German High Seas Fleet and its end in 1919 by Graham Kemp. A new talk by our Branch Chaiman.   Image courtesy of IWM (Q19668)

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