Welcome to the Antrim and Down Branch.

Members of The Western Front Association and non-members are equally welcome.

All our meetings are online and can be found at - Home (antrimanddownwfa.org) 

Contact details: 

Email: antrimdownwfa@gmail.com
Twitter: @wfa_antrimdown
Facebook: Antrim Down WFA

 

The 2019/2020 Committee are: 

 

Name

Role

Ian Montgomery

Chair

Tom Thorpe

Secretary

   

Robert Butler

Treasurer

Michael Jackson

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Stephen Scarth

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We have our own website. Tap here to learn more: Antrim and Down

 

Upcoming Branch Events

Dr Alexander Jackson talks about ‘The English and Irish domestic football leagues during the Great War’.
14 Sep

Dr Alexander Jackson talks about ‘The English and Irish domestic football leagues during the Great War’.

Online
14 Sep 2022 19:00

Dr Alexander Jackson talks about ‘The English and Irish domestic football leagues during the Great War’. Dr Alexander Jackson, curator at the English National Football Museum, talks about his book on the impact of the Great War on Association Football in England. He will aim to provide an overview of football’s Home Front story, looking to move …

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Dr William Butler talks about ‘Researching the British armed forces in the 19th and 20th centuries; Records at The National Archives’.
12 Oct

Dr William Butler talks about ‘Researching the British armed forces in the 19th and 20th centuries; Records at The National Archives’.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/records-at-the-national-archives-by-dr-william-butler-tickets-344163340817
12 Oct 2022 19:00

This talk will explore the range of material available to researchers on various aspects of the British armed forces at The National Archives, Kew. As well as acquiring knowledge of the range of records (some well-known, as not so well-known) on the subject, the talk will also explore some of the stories it is possible to uncover in the records as …

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Katherine Quinlan-Flatter talks about ‘Victory Through Faith – the Political Activation of the Wehrmacht’
09 Nov

Katherine Quinlan-Flatter talks about ‘Victory Through Faith – the Political Activation of the Wehrmacht’

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/victory-through-faith-the-political-activation-of-the-wehrmacht-tickets-344742382747
09 Nov 2022 19:00

This talk examines the attempts by the Nazi Party in the Second World War to create ideological warriors of the Wehrmacht. In the winter of 1943, several members of the Reich Propaganda Ministry and the military in Germany still believed that the war could be won if the ultimate secret weapon – the fanatical belief in the ideology of the Third Reic…

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