The Guns of Le Cateau by Vern Littley.

The Guns of Le Cateau by Vern Littley.

08 Jul 2020 19:45
Heart of England

Vern looks at the Le Cateau battlefield as it is today, pointing out the best vantage points from wh…

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All Arms Warfare - a West Yorkshire Brigade at Cambrai

All Arms Warfare - a West Yorkshire Brigade at Cambrai

11 Jul 2020 14:30
Yorkshire

Fraser Skirrow makes a welcome return to the branch.  On 20th November 1917 the West Yorkshire Batt…

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JIM WALTON – “ ROBERT CIRCAN, A GENERAL’S SON & CAPTAIN OF THE   18TH REGIMENT D’INFANTERIE”

JIM WALTON – “ ROBERT CIRCAN, A GENERAL’S SON & CAPTAIN OF THE 18TH REGIM…

18 Jul 2020 14:00
Birmingham

– JIM WALTON – “ ROBERT CIRCAN, A GENERAL’S SON & CAPTAIN OF THE   18TH REGIMENT D’INFANTERIE” …

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Disabled Soldiers Returning After WWI - by Beth Griffiths

Disabled Soldiers Returning After WWI - by Beth Griffiths

04 Aug 2020 19:30
Chesterfield

Information to be confirmed later  Beth Griffith  lives in Swansea and has a BA Politics and Hist…

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The U Boat Campaign and Experiences 1914-18: Graham Kemp

The U Boat Campaign and Experiences 1914-18: Graham Kemp

08 Aug 2020 14:30
Yorkshire

This presentation begins with essential differences between U-boats and Submarines, as different con…

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ROY LARKIN – “ ECLECTIC MIX OF WW1 PHOTOGRAPHS – DICUSS”

ROY LARKIN – “ ECLECTIC MIX OF WW1 PHOTOGRAPHS – DICUSS”

15 Aug 2020 14:00
Birmingham

ROY LARKIN – “ ECLECTIC MIX OF WW1 PHOTOGRAPHS – DICUSS”   A diverse mix of some 150 WW1 related p…

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A Prelude to War’ (An Archduke’s Visit ;_ by John Taylor

A Prelude to War’ (An Archduke’s Visit ;_ by John Taylor

01 Sep 2020 19:30
Chesterfield

‘A Prelude to War’ (An Archduke’s Visit) This presentation, in part, explores the surprising visit …

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"Clearing the dead 1919-1939" by Peter Hodgkinson

"Clearing the dead 1919-1939" by Peter Hodgkinson

02 Sep 2020 19:30
Cambridgeshire

Peter Hodgkinson will be examining about how the battlefields were cleared of fallen soldiers after …

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The Experiences of Black Watch Veterans of the Great war

The Experiences of Black Watch Veterans of the Great war

05 Sep 2020 14:00
Scotland (Tayside)

Derek Patrick Dr Derek Patrick will explore the experiences of demobilised Black Watch soldiers in …

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The Whippet Tank: a talk by Rob Langham

The Whippet Tank: a talk by Rob Langham

12 Sep 2020 14:30
Yorkshire

The Medium Mark A 'Whippet' Tank was a new type of tank thought up just two weeks after the first Mk…

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PHIL SUTCLIFFE – GALLIPOLI, A FOOT SOLDIER’S FIRST BATTLE”

PHIL SUTCLIFFE – GALLIPOLI, A FOOT SOLDIER’S FIRST BATTLE”

19 Sep 2020 14:00
Birmingham

PHIL SUTCLIFFE – GALLIPOLI, A FOOT SOLDIER’S FIRST BATTLE” I'll read excerpts from my father's expe…

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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

In this talk Nick will describe the motorcyclists contribution to the 1914 campaign, from their own …

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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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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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