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
Peter Hart of the IWM will be giving a talk on the 'Last Battle of the Western Front' based on his book 'The Last Battle'.Event Details
Sarah Patterson will be giving a talk on British Women on the Western Front. She is the author of ‘Tracing Your Prisoner of War Ancestors. The First World War. A Guide for Family Historians’ from IWM. IMAGE: Women carpenters working at the Tarrant Hut Workshops, 3 miles from Calais, 26 June 1916. © IWMEvent Details
John Lee will be giving a talk titled ‘Perfect Defence, Perfect Attack: Arras and Hamel 1918’. ‘Operation Mars’ on 28 March 1918 was supposed to be the decisive blow at Arras to complete the defeat of the BEF. It was a catastrophic failure for Germany – almost their 1st July 1916! On 4 July at Hamel Monash’s Australians, with a great deal of hel…Event Details