Armistice 1918 and After – Local perspectives by Stephen Barker

Armistice 1918 and After – Local perspectives by Stephen Barker

13 Mar 2019 19:45
Heart of England

This fully illustrated talk looks at the impact of the First World War Armistice and the legacy of t…

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Dr Emmanuel Destenay, 'The Homecoming of Ex Servicemen to Ireland'

Dr Emmanuel Destenay, 'The Homecoming of Ex Servicemen to Ireland'

14 Mar 2019 18:30
Antrim and Down

Dr Emmanuel Destenay, from University College Dublin, talks about what happened to the thousands of …

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'Conscientious Objectors, S.Staffs & Black Country 1916- 1918' with Gerry Barton

'Conscientious Objectors, S.Staffs & Black Country 1916- 1918' with Gerry B…

16 Mar 2019 14:00
Birmingham

The Military Service Act 1916 introduced conscription for the first time and provided an appeal proc…

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RGA 1899/ 1924 Part Two - Field Army Support and Mountain Artillery - a presentation by Geoff Spring

RGA 1899/ 1924 Part Two - Field Army Support and Mountain Artillery - a pre…

16 Mar 2019 14:30
Ox & Bucks

Geoff makes a welcome return to our Branch and will be presenting Part Two which includes details of…

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'The British Third Army in the Hundred Days': a talk by Dr Jonathan Boff

'The British Third Army in the Hundred Days': a talk by Dr Jonathan Boff

16 Mar 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

This presentation will explore the role of the British Army in the defeat of Germany, with particula…

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Padres On Parade - Military Chaplains In The Great War with Jonathan Nicholls

Padres On Parade - Military Chaplains In The Great War with Jonathan Nichol…

18 Mar 2019 20:00
Southend on Sea

Jonathan Nicholls makes a welcome return to the branch to present what I'm sure will be a entertaini…

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'Hunted...With All The Hounds' - 24th August 1914 - The Day After Mons by Sean Godfrey

'Hunted...With All The Hounds' - 24th August 1914 - The Day After Mons by S…

19 Mar 2019 19:30
Cleveland

Historically accepted as the first day of the 'Great Retreat' the vicious engagements of the 24th Au…

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The War in Kenya & East Africa - Kevin Patience

The War in Kenya & East Africa - Kevin Patience

20 Mar 2019 19:45
Avon

The War in Kenya & East Africa - Kevin Patience   The absorbing story of the attempts to defeat…

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'The Whippet Tank' by Rob Langham

'The Whippet Tank' by Rob Langham

21 Mar 2019 19:30
Cumbria

Introduced in March 1918, the Medium Mark A ‘Whippet’ tank was unlike any other British tank used in…

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A Local Artist in War and Peace, Walter Spradbery (1889 – 1969) with Catherine Hammond

A Local Artist in War and Peace, Walter Spradbery (1889 – 1969) with Cather…

21 Mar 2019 19:30
London (East)

This talk is given by Catherine Hammond, who curated the Walter Spradbery exhibition at Epping Fores…

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Bloody Paralyser - The Heavy Handley Page Bombers of the First World War

Bloody Paralyser - The Heavy Handley Page Bombers of the First World War

23 Mar 2019 14:30
Scotland (Tayside)

Rob Langham. This talk tells the story of the largest British bombers of the First World War and th…

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'History of the CWGC' a talk by Megan Kelleher

'History of the CWGC' a talk by Megan Kelleher

25 Mar 2019 19:00
Lincoln & North Lincolnshire

Megan Kelleher (CWGC Public Engagement Co-ordinator East Central) presents the “History of the CWGC,…

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Talk: ‘A Sturdy Race Of Men – 149th Infantry Brigade In The Great War’ by Alan Grint

Talk: ‘A Sturdy Race Of Men – 149th Infantry Brigade In The Great War’ by A…

25 Mar 2019 19:15
Northumberland

Talk: ‘A Sturdy Race Of Men – 149th Infantry Brigade In The Great War’ by Alan Grint

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How the Allies won The War in 1918

How the Allies won The War in 1918

28 Mar 2019 20:00
Thames Valley

Prof. Gary Sheffield - How the Allies won The War in 1918 Branch member, Academic, and prolific aut…

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8th Western Front Association President's Conference 'Reflections on the Great War'

8th Western Front Association President's Conference 'Reflections on the Gr…

30 Mar 2019 09:00
National Event

8th WFA President’s Conference Saturday 30th March 2019 Doors 09.00. Start 09.45 until 16.30 Tall…

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