Welcome to the Southend on Sea branch of The Western Front Association.

We meet at The Royal Naval Association Building, 73 East Street. Southend, SS2 6LQ on the third Monday of each month at 8.00pm.

Upcoming Branch Events

'The Last Battle - Endgame On The Western Front' with Peter Hart
19 Nov

'The Last Battle - Endgame On The Western Front' with Peter Hart

Royal Naval Association (Southend) , 73-79 East St, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6LQ
19 Nov 2018 20:00

By August 1918, the outcome of the Great War was not in doubt: the Allies would win. But what was unclear was how this defeat would play out, would the Germans hold on, prolonging the fighting deep into 1919, with the loss of hundreds of thousands of lives, or could the war be won in 1918? In this talk, Peter Hart will bring to life the dramatic …

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'Harry Patch - The Last Fighting Tommy' with Richard van Emden
17 Dec

'Harry Patch - The Last Fighting Tommy' with Richard van Emden

Royal Naval Association (Southend) , 73-79 East St, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6LQ
17 Dec 2018 20:00

The speaker for this years Festive Fish Fry meeting (Tickets in advance @ £7.50) is the renowned author and TV historian Richard van Emden, a name that will be familiar to many of you, so I’m sure tickets will sell quickly when they go on sale at the October meeting. It’s hard to believe but 2019 marks the 10th anniversary of the passing of Harry …

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