Applicants wanted for the role of Treasurer for 2020/2021

Applicants wanted for the role of Treasurer for 2020/2021

We have a vacancy for an Honorary Treasurer and applications from qualified candidates are urgently invited. Candidates …

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Jon Cooksey

Jon Cooksey

It is with great sadness that we have to report the sudden passing of the editor of 'Stand To!', Jon Cooksey. Our condo…

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Help Request to tell the story of the Latin American volunteers in the Great War

Help Request to tell the story of the Latin American volunteers in the Grea…

Tomas Pizarro-Escuti, a 4th-year undergraduate student at the University of Aberdeen is undertaking research for his dis…

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The latest release of Pension Records is now available

The latest release of Pension Records is now available

Members of The Western Front Association will be delighted to learn that another two sets of Pension Record Cards have n…

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Project Hometown helps to find Herbert Coe after 100 years

Project Hometown helps to find Herbert Coe after 100 years

As members will be aware, a project to enhance the WFA's Pension Cards is currently underway - this is called 'Project H…

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Project Hometown: How to help find soldiers from a particular town

Project Hometown: How to help find soldiers from a particular town

Many members of The Western Front Association undertake research into war memorials, or into the fatalities incurred in …

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Ian Passingham - Obituary

Ian Passingham - Obituary

I think everyone who knew of him would have been shocked by the news of Ian Passingham’s death on 19 March, after a long…

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Bored with Lockdown? Here's an interesting 'diversion'

Bored with Lockdown? Here's an interesting 'diversion'

Members of The Western Front Association who are currently finding the 'lockdown' tedious may be interested in a new pro…

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Project Alias and Project Capture - how WFA members are working on the Pension Records

Project Alias and Project Capture - how WFA members are working on the Pens…

When Project Alias was first announced in early February, it was originally thought that it may be possible to get toget…

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Talbot House needs your help

Talbot House needs your help

Due to open on Thursday, 16 April, but unable to open its ambitious new permanent exhibition due to the Coronavirus Covi…

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Bulletin 116 : April 2020 out now

Bulletin 116 : April 2020 out now

Bulletin arrived through member's letterboxes this morning and is going out to Digital Members right now. The followi…

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Rob Thompson has been awarded a Western Front Association Hero Award for his contributions to the WFA over many years.

Rob Thompson has been awarded a Western Front Association Hero Award for hi…

Rob Thompson has spoken at The Western Front Association AGM and National Conferences as well as speaking at many Branch…

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