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SPECIAL OFFER: 'Two Sides of the Same Wrong Penny: Gallipoli and the Western Front: A comparison' edited by Michael LoCicero with contributions from Gary Sheffield, Stephen Chambers and others.


Announcing the launch of the Western Front Association / Helion publication: Two Sides of the Same Wrong Penny: Gallipoli and the Western Front, A Comparison The year 1915 saw the BEF severely challenged on the Western Front. Recovering from the loss of the majority of experienced regulars in 1914, a largely new army had to come to terms with t…

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ONLINE: Canadian Nurses on the Western Front: From Passchendaele to Peace


The presentation will be live and online. At 3:50 a.m. on 31 July 1917, the Allies attacked across an eleven mile front in the Ypres sector, the beginning of the Third Battle of Ypres. On 1 August nurses and other medical staff at Canadian Casualty Clearing Station No. 2 battled to care for the more than 2,000 wounded soldiers who swamped the 300 a…

January 2022's Webinars from The Western Front Association


To help members get through what may be a tough January 2022 with possible restrictions being ‘on the cards’ we have set out a bumper series of events which we hope members will appreciate. Here’s what is in store over the next few weeks. (All times quoted are UK / GMT) Monday 3 January at 8:00pm Webinar ‘From Gallipoli to the Caspian Sea, the …