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
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, 1916Event Details
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)Event Details
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 …Event Details