All Ireland WFA Conference: The Legacies of War

All Ireland WFA Conference: The Legacies of War

05 Oct 2019 10:00
Antrim and Down

The Antrim & Down, Cork and Dublin branches of the WFA are holding an all-Ireland conference on …

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Clearing the Dead 1919-39

Clearing the Dead 1919-39

06 Oct 2019 14:00
Wiltshire

In October we welcome Peter Hodgkinson who will speak to the branch on 'Clearing the Dead 1919-39'. …

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'Football and the British Army in the Great War: Myth and Reality by Dr Iain Adams'

'Football and the British Army in the Great War: Myth and Reality by Dr Iai…

07 Oct 2019 19:30
Lancashire (North)

Football and the British Army in the Great War: Myth and Reality by Dr Iain Adams

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Women in the Great War - Pat Adamson

Women in the Great War - Pat Adamson

09 Oct 2019 19:30
Somerset

Women in the Great War by Pat Adamson  This talk will cover  all aspects from the women who took on…

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Top Secret: British Boffins in WW1 by Dave Rogers

Top Secret: British Boffins in WW1 by Dave Rogers

09 Oct 2019 19:45
Heart of England

Then as now, the Royal Society and its Fellows are among the global scientific elite. They invent an…

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John Green, 'Willie Redmond and the Great War'.

John Green, 'Willie Redmond and the Great War'.

10 Oct 2019 18:30
Antrim and Down

John Green, the grand nephew of Willie Redmond, talks about his great uncle's career and death durin…

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'The Robin Hoods' a talk by Jonathan D'Hooge

'The Robin Hoods' a talk by Jonathan D'Hooge

11 Oct 2019 19:00
Midlands (East)

The 7th (Robin Hood) Battalion, The Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment) i…

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The German Defeat and the Myth of the Stab in the Back:  by WFA Vice-President Dr Jack Sheldon

The German Defeat and the Myth of the Stab in the Back: by WFA Vice-Presid…

11 Oct 2019 19:30
Lancashire and Cheshire

The German collapse in the second part of 1918 came with a rapidity that no senior figure on the All…

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'An Ambulance at Arras' a talk by Alistair Hollington

'An Ambulance at Arras' a talk by Alistair Hollington

12 Oct 2019 14:30
Yorkshire

The Royal Army Medical Corps' field ambulances were vital for the survival of wounded soldiers, and …

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'The Wombles of the Western Front - Salvage on the Western Front' by Rob Thompson

'The Wombles of the Western Front - Salvage on the Western Front' by Rob Th…

14 Oct 2019 18:30
Staffs (North) & Cheshire (South)

Rob Thompson, calls himself an “accidental” military historian who prior to becoming an independent …

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"Munitions Work in the East End" with Nigel Crompton

"Munitions Work in the East End" with Nigel Crompton

17 Oct 2019 19:30
London (East)

As well as being the Deputy Chair for Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Branch of The Western Front…

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'Crisis at Kut, December 1915 to April 1916' with Alan Wakefield

'Crisis at Kut, December 1915 to April 1916' with Alan Wakefield

19 Oct 2019 14:00
Birmingham

Alan Wakefield will give a talk on the Crisis at Kut, December 1915 to April 1916

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Messines Ridge, a new perspective by Colin Ellender

Messines Ridge, a new perspective by Colin Ellender

19 Oct 2019 14:30
Ox & Bucks

Colin is well known to our Branch and we look forward to him presenting a new perspective of an area…

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Talk: ‘The Fall of the House of Hapsburg – Europe’s Loss’	by Derek Gladding

Talk: ‘The Fall of the House of Hapsburg – Europe’s Loss’ by Derek Gladding…

21 Oct 2019 19:15
Northumberland

Talk; The Fall of the House of Hapsburg – Europe’s Loss’ by Derek Gladding

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Wenlen Peng: The Chinese Labour Corps

Wenlen Peng: The Chinese Labour Corps

25 Oct 2019 19:30
Devon and Cornwall

Wenlen Peng discusses the activities of the Corps in the UK and on The western Front

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