Welcome to the Wiltshire branch of the Western Front Association. 

Meetings are held on the first Sunday of the month between September and May only; when a Bank Holiday weeknd coincides, the meeting will be held a week later. Members are encouraged to check the WFA website for the latest position ahead of each branch meeting.

Meeting at 14.00.  

VENUE: Highworth Community Centre, The Dormers, Highworth, Wiltshire SN6 7PE.

 

Upcoming Branch Events

'Indian Army in the First World War: Oxf and Bucks Perspectives'
03 Mar

'Indian Army in the First World War: Oxf and Bucks Perspectives'

Highworth Community Centre, The Dormers, Highworth SN6 7PE
03 Mar 2024 14:00

For our march meeting, Stephen Barker makes a welcome return and, on this occasion, will speak on the 'Indian Army in the First World War: Oxf and Bucks Perspectives'.   During 1914-18, the 1st Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry fought in Iraq as part of the British Indian Army. Many of the soldiers who died in the campaign are commemorated on war m…

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'Tanks at Bullecourt' by David Brown
07 Apr

'Tanks at Bullecourt' by David Brown

Highworth Community Centre, The Dormers, Highworth SN6 7PE
07 Apr 2024 14:00

Our April meeting will focus upon 'The Tanks at Bullecourt' and local member David Brown will be our guest speaker.   David has undertaken a significant amount of scholarly and scientific work on the tanks that played a key role in the controversial fighting around Bullecourt in 1917 including studies on the material used to manufacture tanks and…

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