ONLINE: The Secret History of Soldiers: How Canadians Survived the Great War by Dr Tim Cook

ONLINE: The Secret History of Soldiers: How Canadians Survived the Great Wa…

21 Sep 2020 20:00
National Event

The presentation will be live and online. Tim Cook, the First World War historian at the Canadian W…

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India's Great War with Dr Adam Prime

India's Great War with Dr Adam Prime

28 Sep 2020 19:30
Preston & Central Lancashire

Adam's talk looks at India's contribution to the First World War in every sense of the word. It take…

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ONLINE: Prosthetics and Poverty: Disabled servicemen and their families after the war

ONLINE: Prosthetics and Poverty: Disabled servicemen and their families aft…

28 Sep 2020 20:00
National Event

The presentation will be live and online. Dr Martin Purdy examines the treatment of disabled Great …

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Tom Cousins (Bournemouth University): The world's first aircraft carrier

Tom Cousins (Bournemouth University): The world's first aircraft carrier

03 Oct 2020 14:30
Wessex

Commissioned in 1924, HMS Hermes served briefly with the Atlantic Fleet before spending the bulk of …

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ONLINE: Tea Pots to Tin Lids by Andrew Rawson

ONLINE: Tea Pots to Tin Lids by Andrew Rawson

05 Oct 2020 20:00
National Event

The presentation will be live and online. We usually discuss the use of shells, rifles, grenades an…

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Tanks in the 100 Days:- by Peter Harris

Tanks in the 100 Days:- by Peter Harris

06 Oct 2020 19:30
Chesterfield

Tanks in the 100 Days (more info to follow)                       -------------------------------…

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"Motorcycle dispatch riders in 1914" by Nick Shelly

"Motorcycle dispatch riders in 1914" by Nick Shelly

07 Oct 2020 19:30
Cambridgeshire

Nick will be giving a detailed description on how motorbikes were used during the war.

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'Hartelebury V.A.D.' a talk by Doug Smith

'Hartelebury V.A.D.' a talk by Doug Smith

09 Oct 2020 19:00
Midlands (East)

In the First World War many hundreds of houses were converted into hospitals to help cope with the m…

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The Half-Shilling Curate: A personal account of faith & war during WW1

The Half-Shilling Curate: A personal account of faith & war during WW1

10 Oct 2020 14:30
Yorkshire

In this talk, Sarah Reay will tell the story of an Army Chaplain from Yorkshire, the speaker's grand…

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Date to be confirmed  'The Third Anglo Afghan War' by Dr Adam Prime

Date to be confirmed 'The Third Anglo Afghan War' by Dr Adam Prime

12 Oct 2020 18:30
Staffs (North) & Cheshire (South)

The Third Anglo-Afghan War is a conflict very closely tied to the First World War. Firstly, it occur…

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Food Glorious Food - Pat Adamson

Food Glorious Food - Pat Adamson

14 Oct 2020 19:30
Somerset

Food Glorious Food - Pat Adamson     A look at the types of food that were available at home and i…

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In Haig's Shadow by Gary Sheffield

In Haig's Shadow by Gary Sheffield

14 Oct 2020 19:45
Heart of England

In Haig's Shadow: Major-General Hugo De Pree, his uncle Douglas Haig and the First World War.   Hu…

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Milton Keynes Western Front Association Seminar

Milton Keynes Western Front Association Seminar

17 Oct 2020 09:30
Milton Keynes

Buffet lunch included plus tea, coffee and biscuits throughout the day. Book stall, WFA stall, and l…

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Online Branch Zoom Meeting  17/10/20

Online Branch Zoom Meeting 17/10/20

17 Oct 2020 14:00
Birmingham

Email jd@wfa-birmingham.org.uk

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No Labour, No Food, No War with Richard Preston

No Labour, No Food, No War with Richard Preston

26 Oct 2020 19:30
Preston & Central Lancashire

The impact of the 1st World War on agriculture. This talk highlights the pressures farmers were unde…

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