Welcome to the Dublin branch of the Western Front Association.
We have our own website: Dublin Western Front Association.
NEW VENUE: Meetings are held on the third Saturday of each month (except for March & August, when there is no meeting), in the Pearse Street Library, 138 – 144 Pearse Street, Dublin 2.
Doors open at 2.00 pm for a 2.30 start.
Our meetings are open to the general public. We welcome a donation of 3 Euro towards costs (no donation requested for those under 16). There is a raffle (no obligation), we try to make at least one of the prizes relevant to the First World War (book, DVD etc). We come from all walks of life, and range in WW1 knowledge from casual listener to gifted enthusiast.
Until Further Notice all Branch Events are CAncelled due to Coronavirus Epidemic.
Upcoming Branch Events
'RMS Lusitania: War Crime or Legitimate Target' By James Scannell At around 1.30 p.m. on May 7th 1915 as the Cunard liner RMS 'Lusitania’ approached the Old Head of Kinsale, prior to docking in Cobh, while en-route from New York to Liverpool, she was torpedoed by a German submarine and sank in less than 20 minutes with the loss of 1293 passenge…Event Details
A talk by Denis Kirby of the Leinster Regiment Assn: Full details to follow. This is our annual joint meeting with the Leinster Regimental Assn. The meeting will be in the conference room at the library, doors will open at 13.30 for a 14.00 start Members and non-members of The Western Front Association are equally welcome. Any new visitors…Event Details