Welcome to the Somerset Branch of The Western Front Association.
Meetings are held at 7.45pm at The Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, Somerset, TA7 0QU.
Upcoming Branch Events
The Indian Army by Mike Shaw Over 1.3 million soldier's of the Indian Army fought in the Great War , yet to many there history is unknown so come and hear the story of the Indian Army. WFA members and non members alike are equally welcome we ask for a modest £4 donation on the door to defray costs. There is a small bar, teas and coffees …Event Details
The Somerset Branch will be holding a Seminar based on Remembrance the speakers will be Sir Hew Strachan - Patron of the WFA , Trustee of IWM, CWGC Commissioner Peter Hart - Military Historian IWM Chris Copson - The Keep Military Museum Sam Astill - Museum of Somerset Tickets £25 includes tea , coffee and lunch. Booking required as place…Event Details
The Gurkhas Bravest of the Brave - Brigadier Bruce Jackson The Gurkhas suffered 20,000 casualties and won almost 2,000 gallantry awards during the Great War. No wonder they were called the bravest of the brave, most generous of the generous , never has a country had more faithful friends as you. WFA members and non-members alike…Event Details