Welcome to the Scotland (Tayside) branch of The Western Front Association. 

We meet at 2.00pm at The Glasite Hall, which is adjacent to St Andrew's Church, King Street, Dundee, DD1 2JB. (Bottom of King Street next door to the Wellgate Centre).

 

Upcoming Branch Events

ONLINE: The Indian Corps on the Western Front
11 Sep

ONLINE: The Indian Corps on the Western Front

Zoom Talk
11 Sep 2021 14:00

Nigel Atter will present a talk on the Indian Corps on the Western Front in 1914 and 1915.  Of particular interest to Scots attendees is the participation of the Black Watch in the Indian Corps. To register for this talk, please email wfatayside@gmail.com

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ONLINE: A Glorified Trench Raid?
30 Oct

ONLINE: A Glorified Trench Raid?

Zoom Talk
30 Oct 2021 14:00

'A Glorified Trench Raid’ or Trench warfare’s Year Zero…..? Ross Beadle presents The Battle of Neuve Chapelle March 1915'. The first corps level trench to trench attack made by the BEF in the Great War. It was a little disparaged by the French at the time and was central to Alan Clarke’s charge that the BEF’s soldiers were ‘Lions led by Donkeys’.…

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ONLINE: Members Medley
04 Dec

ONLINE: Members Medley

Zoom Talk
04 Dec 2021 14:00

Members Medley At the end of the season the Branch normally has a small series of short presentations to members from members. This year we will attempt to do these this year on ZOOM! Unfortunately each attendee will have to supply mince pies and drinks for themselves!   To register for this talk, please email wfatayside@gmail.com

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