Welcome to the Avon Branch.

We meet at 7.30pm at the Kingswood Community Association Centre on the third Wednesday of each month. We do not meet however in August.

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

 

Upcoming Branch Events

AGM + a WW 1 Entertainment
17 Jul

AGM + a WW 1 Entertainment

Kingswood Community Centre , HIgh Street , Bristol BS15 4AB
17 Jul 2019 19:30
01179 614270

The Chairman hopes that you will attend for a short AGM , after which there will be a some form of entertainment. This may be a talk or something else. !  All are welcome we ask for a donation on the door.   Photo courtesy of History today.com

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The Shirehampton Remount Centre - Peter Insole
18 Sep

The Shirehampton Remount Centre - Peter Insole

Kingswood Community Centre , High St, Kingswood Bristol BS15 4AB
18 Sep 2019 19:30
01179 614270

Peter Insole the senior Archaeological Officer of Bristol City Council , will present a talk on a subject that very few will have heard of The Remount Centre at Shirehampton. Being very close to the newly built docks at Avonmouth , Shirehampton was ideally placed  for the remount centre but does anything still remain ?  All are welcome WFA member…

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General Judy - Michel Orr
20 Nov

General Judy - Michel Orr

Kingswood Community Centre , High Street , Kingswood Bristol BS15 4AB
20 Nov 2019 19:30
01179 614270

General Judy - The career of Sir Hugh Jeudwine by Michael Orr. Hugh Jeudwine became a commander of a Infantry brigade in 1915 and later in 1916 was promoted to command the 55th West Lancashire Division where he introduced the unusual practice of asking his junior officer s for feedback.  The 55th Division also were involved in a significant action…

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