Welcome to the Somerset Branch of The Western Front Association.
Meetings are held at 7.45pm at The Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, Somerset, TA7 0QU.
Upcoming Branch Events
Due to the current Coronavirus , this meeting has been cancelled please keep checking the website for future updates.The DAAG's Tale by Chis Copson , this is the rearranged talk from the the 12th February doe to Chris's enforced absence. Chris Copson formerly of the The Keep Military museum explores the the work of Major Batten the Deputy Assis…Event Details
POW Camps in the South West - Colin Chapman Colin Chapman is the President of the Bristol and Avon Family History Society and has been researching POW camps in the Uk for over ten years. Now is your chance to learn how the Prisoner of War camps were set up in the West Country , how they were managed and what the Germans Pow's did to pass the ti…Event Details
Shout at the Deveil by Kevin Patience Come and hear the true story of the SMS Konisberg a German light cruiser , she was sent to the German East Africa prior to the war arriving in Dar es Salaam in June 1914. When war broke out she became a raider on the East Africa coast, a major failure to one of her engines saw her taking refuge in the Ru…Event Details