Welcome to the Middlesex branch of the Western Front Association. 

We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of each month except August (no meeting)

TIME: 19:15 for 19:30-21:30.  

VENUE: Fox Room, Whitton Community Centre, Percy Road, Whitton. TW2 6JL

 

Whitton Community Centre is close to Whitton Station and on H22 and 110 bus routes.

 

Map and Image from Google Maps 

 

Upcoming Branch Events

‘Kingston’s Boy Sailors’ by Nicholas Howgill. Preceded by Branch AGM
12 Mar

‘Kingston’s Boy Sailors’ by Nicholas Howgill. Preceded by Branch AGM

Fox Room, Whitton Community Centre, Percy Road, Whitton, TW2 6JL
12 Mar 2019 19:15

Before Nicholas Howgill gives his a talk on Kingston’s boy soldiers the branch will hold its Annual General Meeting. Nick’s talk will look at how young men from an inland town found themselves in the heat of Battle at Jutland, 1916

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‘Spearhead of the British Army: Currie in the 100 Days’ by Robert Fleming
09 Apr

‘Spearhead of the British Army: Currie in the 100 Days’ by Robert Fleming

Fox Room, Whitton Community Centre, Percy Road, Whitton, TW2 6JL
09 Apr 2019 19:15

Robert Flemming will be giving a talk about General Sir Arthur Currie and the Canadian Corps during the final 100 days of the First World War. IMAGE: 42nd Battalion resting in the Grand Place, Mons, Belgium, on the morning of Nov. 11, 1918. (The Canadian Press)

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‘Let the Zeppelins Come, I Don't Care! - The Public's Response to the First Blitz’ with David Marks
14 May

‘Let the Zeppelins Come, I Don't Care! - The Public's Response to the First Blitz’ with David Marks

Fox Room, Whitton Community Centre, Percy Road, Whitton, TW2 6JL
14 May 2019 19:15

David Marks will be giving a talk about the British public’s response to Zepplin raids. Germany’s aerial bombing campaign against Britain was an unprecedented development in warfare.  The civilian population found itself on the front line for the first time. This was expressed with humour, through the medium of the humble picture postcard, and a …

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