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AGM followed by '1919-an Overview of the Year' by Tony Bolton


NOTE CHANGE OF DATE THIS MONTH (2nd Tuesday) Born in Moss Side, Manchester in 1951. Tony Joined Holst and Company as a trainee design draughtsman in 1967, retiring after nearly 43 years as Regional Director of Civil Engineering Division of Vinci UK.  A member of the Western Front Association almost from its inception in 1980. Tony is currently Cha…



Following the branch AGM there will be four short talks given by branch members based on their own research and WW1 interests :- Debbie Coupland - Women on the Western Front Paul Humphries - Fronts, Lines and Trenches - a WW1 Battlefield Companion Peter Huxford - Walter Mitty VC Suzanne Make - Jutland graves in Sweden

Branch AGM followed by "How the Navy won the War" by Paul Blurton


Our annual branch AGM followed by a talk by branch member, Paul Blurton.   Paul is a local historian and member of our branch with a keen interest in the Great War.   The Battle of Jutland apart, the role of the Royal Navy, and sea power in general, tends to be overlooked for the sea was Britain's artery of war. The war may have been mainly fou…