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

POW Camps in the South West - Colin Chapman
08 Jun

POW Camps in the South West - Colin Chapman

Othery Village Hall , Fore St , Othery TA7 0QU
08 Jun 2022 19:45

POW Camps in the South West    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 German POW's did to pass the time.    WFA and…

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Shout at the Devil - Kevin Patience
13 Jul

Shout at the Devil - Kevin Patience

Othery Village Hall , Fore St , Othery TA7 0QU
13 Jul 2022 19:45

Shout at the Devil  - Kevin Patience     The story of the SMS Konisberg is a unique piece of naval history from the great war. After a short period of action off the coast of East Africa , the German cruiser suffered an engine failure in the Rufiji Delta. It was blockaded and eventually destroyed by the Royal Navy and Royal Navy Air Service. Thi…

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