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. 

 

2019 Meetings:

 

9 January

The World as at 1 January 1919: A Strategic Overview  by Mike Shaw

13 February  

TBA

13 March

Alice Williams by Phyllida Shaw

10 April

Uniforms with Darren Berry the Somerset Tommy

Upcoming Branch Events

Alice Williams by Phyllidia Shaw
13 Mar

Alice Williams by Phyllidia Shaw

Othery Village Hall, Fore St, Othery TA7 0QU
13 Mar 2019 19:30

Alice Williams by Phyllidia Shaw.  The life of Alice Williams perhaps one of Britain's best female sculptors, who produced some of the best Great War memorials after the war including work on the National Scottish War memorial at Edinburgh Castle.   WFA members and non-members alike are equally  welcome we ask for a modest £4 on the door to defra…

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Uniforms by Darren Berry The Somerset Tommy
10 Apr

Uniforms by Darren Berry The Somerset Tommy

Othery Village Hall , Fore St, Othery TA7 0QU
10 Apr 2019 19:30

Uniforms by Darren Berry , The Somerset Tommy.   A look at how the Uniforms developed during the War , firstly to cope with the massive increase in size of the British Army and secondly how the fighting influenced changes.   WFA members and non-members alike are equally welcome we ask for a modest £4 on the door to defray costs, this will also en…

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Somerset Light Infantry in Mesopotamia by Barry Maule
08 May

Somerset Light Infantry in Mesopotamia by Barry Maule

Othery Village Hall, Fore St, Othery TA7 0QU
08 May 2019 19:30

The Somerset Light Infantry in Mesopotamia by Barry Maule. A look at the experiences of our local regiment the SLI in the little known campaign in Mesopotamia.  WFA members and non-members alike are equally welcome , we ask for a modest £4 on the door to defray costs. This will also entitle you to a free raffle entry.  There is a small bar, teas…

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