A major new project to 'find' soldiers who served in WW1
We are excited to announce a project which will massively assist present and future generations of historians searching …
25 February : Memorial Service for Sir Michael Howard
The Memorial Service for Sir Michael Howard
Professor of the Histor…
Geoff Longmore 1942-2019 RIP
In the 37-year history of the Wolverhampton Branch of the Western Front Association, the contribution of Geoff and Car…
Un-indexed Pension Cards.
It has recently come to light that a relatively small number of drawers of cards have not been indexed (or tagged). This…
Correction of errors on Fold3 - good news!
Member of The Western Front Association will be pleased to learn that the 'correction of errors process' which is detail…
Improvements to the WFA Pension Record access
In the last few days there have been a number of background improvements 'behind the scenes' to the web site which will …
Western Front Association Branches UK & Ireland
Coming Soon: The Bulletin Archive
Drawing on the last 38 editions of Bulletin, the internal journal and newsletter of The Western Front Association, artic…
The WFA's 2020 Calendar remains on sale
The Western Front Association's 2020 calendar remains available. Once again it features images of the battlefield taken …
Gun Fire: the re-publication of a renowned WFA journal
Between 1985 and 2004 a magazine was regularly produced by Dr Alf Peacock, who was (between 1988 and 1997) the Chairman …
Correction of transcription errors on Fold3
The feedback about the accuracy of the tagging (or indexing) of the WFA's pension records of Fold3 suggests this has bee…
'1917' Is this the 'film of the year' or a 'turkey'?
The hype around the new Sam Mendes film '1917' is building up. The film is due to be released in the UK on 10 January. B…