Welcome to the Birmingham branch.

We meet at Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6AB on the third Saturday of every month at 2.00pm.

We have our own website: The Western Front Association (Birmingham Branch) where you will find the programme of events, contacts, newsletter and branch business. 

Upcoming Branch Events

ONLINE:  – “ 1St  Division At Aubers Ridge “ – Simon Peaple.  ZOOM
19 Jun

ONLINE: – “ 1St Division At Aubers Ridge “ – Simon Peaple. ZOOM

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6AB
19 Jun 2021 14:00

19/6 – “ 1St  Division At Aubers Ridge “ – Simon Peaple.  ZOOM The Battle of Aubers (Battle of Aubers Ridge) was a British offensive on 9 May 1915. The battle was part of the British contribution to the Second Battle of Artois, a Franco-British offensive intended to exploit the German diversion of troops to the Eastern Front. The French Tenth A…

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ONLINE: “ I Shall Hope To Try an Officer and at least One Corporal for Cowardice” -Michael Le Cicero ZOOM

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6AB
17 Jul 2021 14:00

“ I Shall Hope To Try an Officer and at least One Corporal for Cowardice”  -Michael Le Cicero   1916 was a pivotal year for the British Army. It was a year of intense combat that was defined by the Battle of the Somme and the appalling casualties of the 1st July 1916. Yet it was also the year in which the British Army began to master industrial w…

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ONLINE: “Gallipoli, a foot soldier’s First Battle” - Phil Sutcliffe ZOOM
21 Aug

ONLINE: “Gallipoli, a foot soldier’s First Battle” - Phil Sutcliffe ZOOM

Sutton Coldfield Town Hall, King Edward Sq, Sutton Coldfield, B73 6AB
21 Aug 2021 14:00

“Gallipoli, a foot soldier’s First Battle” - Phil Sutcliffe ZOOM

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