'A Moonlight Massacre - The Night Operation On The Passchendaele Ridge, 2nd December 1917' with Michael LoCicero

'A Moonlight Massacre - The Night Operation On The Passchendaele Ridge, 2nd…

13 Apr 2018 19:00
Midlands (East)

Michael LoCicero will be giving a presentation on the Night Operation on the Passchendaele Ridge, 2n…

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'Shifting Sands: the changing image of Lawrence of Arabia' with Prof Mark Connelly

'Shifting Sands: the changing image of Lawrence of Arabia' with Prof Mark C…

13 Apr 2018 19:15
Sussex

Prof. Mark Connelly will be giving a presentation on Lawrence of Arabia.  Mark Connelly is Professo…

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Dr Jim Beach ‘The papers of Intelligence Officer Cpl Vince Scühoff’

Dr Jim Beach ‘The papers of Intelligence Officer Cpl Vince Scühoff’

13 Apr 2018 19:30
Lancashire and Cheshire

The need to know what was going on on the other side of the hill was increasingly important as the w…

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Field Trip

Field Trip

14 Apr 2018 09:00
Wessex

Field Trip to the National Maritime Museum  Details to follow.

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‘Impressive in Futility' the German High Seas Fleet - by Prof John Derry

‘Impressive in Futility' the German High Seas Fleet - by Prof John Derry

14 Apr 2018 14:30
Yorkshire

One of the reasons for growing Anglo-German antagonism before 1914 was the German decision to build …

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'The Fourth and Fifth Battle of Ypres' with Sean Godfrey

'The Fourth and Fifth Battle of Ypres' with Sean Godfrey

16 Apr 2018 19:30
Tyneside

Sean Godfrey will be giving a presentation on the Fourth and Fifth Battles of Ypres.  IMAGE: Britis…

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'An Honourable War, HAC Battalions in The Great War' a talk by Michael Orr

'An Honourable War, HAC Battalions in The Great War' a talk by Michael Orr

16 Apr 2018 20:00
Southend on Sea

Branch favourite Michael Orr makes a welcome return to present not one, but two talks about the 1st …

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'Three Days in the Great War' by Derek Clayton

'Three Days in the Great War' by Derek Clayton

18 Apr 2018 19:30
Avon

Derek Clayton will be giving a talk on three days in the First World War.  An in depth look at the …

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'First World War Battlefield: Then and Now' with Steve Williams

'First World War Battlefield: Then and Now' with Steve Williams

19 Apr 2018 19:30
Cumbria

Steve Williams will be giving a presentation on First World War battlefield 'then and now'.

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Western Front Association Spring Conference & AGM 2018 - 21 April 2018

Western Front Association Spring Conference & AGM 2018 - 21 April 2018

21 Apr 2018 09:30
National Event

Programme for the day   9.30am Doors Open Teas/Coffees 10.15am Welcome to the Chairman 10.20a…

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'Sir John Monash & The Battle of Le Hamel July 1918' with Paul Cobb

'Sir John Monash & The Battle of Le Hamel July 1918' with Paul Cobb

21 Apr 2018 14:00
Birmingham

In this talk Paul Cobb will look at the career of General Monash whose spectacular promotion led him…

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The Treatment of Prisoners of war by the Germans on The Western Front with Richard Lloyd

The Treatment of Prisoners of war by the Germans on The Western Front with …

23 Apr 2018 19:00
Lincoln & North Lincolnshire

Branch AGM followed by Richard Lloyd and 'The Treatment of Prisoners of war by the Germans on The We…

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Mons 1914 to Mons 1918 – the BEF compared by Jonathon Steer

Mons 1914 to Mons 1918 – the BEF compared by Jonathon Steer

01 May 2018 19:30
Chesterfield

This Month's Talk, will be by Jonathon Steer – Mons 1914 to Mons 1918 – the BEF compared.  Making h…

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'Boats and Trains and Cars and Trucks' by Roger Perry

'Boats and Trains and Cars and Trucks' by Roger Perry

02 May 2018 19:30
Cambridgeshire

Roger Perry will be talking about the many aspects of the ground and water transport used during the…

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'The Americans on the Meuse-Argonne' by Peter Hart

'The Americans on the Meuse-Argonne' by Peter Hart

08 May 2018 19:30
Lancashire (North)

The Americans on the Meuse-Argonne by Peter Hart   Peter Hart, Oral Historian at the Imperial War …

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