Welcome to the Wessex branch of The Western Front Association.
We gather at 2.00pm for a 2.30pm start.
There are no meetings in July.
Meetings are held at Pimperne Village Hall in the heart of rural Dorset. Pimperne village lies two miles north-east of the Georgian Town of Blandford Forum with Blandford Camp, currently home of the Royal Signals, less than a mile away.
Upcoming Branch Events
'Branch AGM followed by Photographing the Fallen: A War Graves Photographer 1915-1919' with Jeremy Gordon-Smith
Jeremy Gordon-Smith will give a presentation on a war graves photographer on the Western Front 1915-1919.Event Details
Prof. Gary Sheffield will give a presentation on command, morale and discipline at Gallipoli.Event Details
David Hassard will be giving a talk on Sopwith Aircraft used in the First World War. IMAGE: Captain Malley, with his all white Sopwith Camel. From Pinterest, Public Domain. Australian War Memorial A033880Event Details