Welcome to the Wolverhampton branch of the Western Front Association. 

Meetings are held on the second Saturday of every month starting at 2.30pm

Members of The Western Front Association and non-members are equally welcome.

We ask for a modest donation on the door which includes tea,  coffee and a slice of cake at the break (before the Q&A session with the speaker).

Any new visitors will be assured of a welcoming and friendly atmosphere among a group of like-minded enthusiasts.

You can find our full speaker programme, news, study materials, projects and more on our website: Wolverhampton Branch.

 

You can follow the branch on Twitter @WFAwolvo

Upcoming Branch Events

'Verdun 1916' by Christina Holstein
14 Jul

'Verdun 1916' by Christina Holstein

St Peter's Collegiate School, Crompton Park, Wolverhampton, WV3 9DU
14 Jul 2018 14:30

On 21 February 1916 the German Fifth Army launched a devastating offensive against French forces at Verdun and set in motion one of the most harrowing and prolonged battles of the Great War. By the time the struggle finished ten months later, over 650,000 men had been killed or wounded or were missing, and the terrible memory of the battle had been…

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'The Boys from Brazil' by Fran Tomaselli
11 Aug

'The Boys from Brazil' by Fran Tomaselli

St Peter's Collegiate School, Crompton Park, Wolverhampton, WV3 9DU
11 Aug 2018 14:30

This is an account of five brothers with family roots in Brazil who served in the Great War. South America was a draw for many young men prior to the war as they exploited opportunities in mining and railway expansion as well as other business ventures. Many returned to Britain anxious not to miss the chance to serve their mother country so this …

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'From Rorke’s Drift to Tsingtao' by Tim Lannon
08 Sep

'From Rorke’s Drift to Tsingtao' by Tim Lannon

St Peter's Collegiate School, Crompton Park, Wolverhampton, WV3 9DU
08 Sep 2018 14:30

Branch member Tim Lannon takes us through the tale of Rorke’s Drift to Tsingtao

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