Welcome to the Cambridgeshire branch of the WFA.
We meet at The Comrades Club, Godmanchester, PE29 2AY on the first Wednesday of every month with the exception of January and August.
Doors open at 7.00pm for a prompt 7.30pm start.
Meetings are open to the general public, WFA membership is not essential.
We welcome a small voluntary donation, payable at the door to help pay towards the running of the branch.
Upcoming Branch Events
Peter Hodgkinson will be examining about how the battlefields were cleared of fallen soldiers after the conflict ended. This talk will be topical because of the currently considerable interest in battlefield archaeology. Peter will look at how between the wars a process similar to modern archaeology was carried out to attempt to unearth the missing…Event Details
In this talk Nick will describe the motorcyclists contribution to the 1914 campaign, from their own words and illustrated with their previously unpublished photographs. Some accounts are contemporaneous, others written soon after the war. The talk is illustrated with many unpublished images from various sources.Event Details
Former Cambridgeshire WFA branch chairman, Dave Griffiths, in this presentation will be examining the experiences of the 29th, 11th (Northern) and 42nd (East Lancs) Divisions 1915-18, from Gallipoli to the Western Front. Detailing what happened to them in these very different theatres of war and how these experiences shaped these units and the men …Event Details