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'Ireland's Contribution to Winning the War at Sea 1914-18' by Guy Warner


In this talk, Guy Warner, will consider the role Irishmen played in national navies and the impact the war at sea had on Irish port towns. Guy Warner is a member of the Ulster Aviation Society and frequent local speaker. Members of The Western Front Association and non-members are equally welcome. We ask for a modest £4 donation on the door. Any n…

'The Royal Naval Air Service' a talk by Phil Tomaselli


The Royal Naval Air Service, the air arm of the Royal Navy, came into existence in July 1914. The early RNAS pioneers first flew off ships, they developed the first proper bombers, shot down the first Zeppelin, hunted German cruisers in East Africa and flew fighters over the trenches alongside the Royal Flying Corps. The two were merged as the RAF…

'Naval 8 Squadron, Royal Navy Air Service' with Colin Baxter


Colin Baxter, 208 Squadron’s official historian, will be giving a presentation on Naval 8 Squadron, RNAS.