Please note - in view of current concerns re coronavirus/Covid-19, the May meeting has been cancelled. Reference should be made to the main WFA website for a general announcement re branch meetings. We hope to resume in September 2020 after our usual summer break but please keep an eye on the website for details.
Our May meeting would have been as under:
The subject of our May meeting concerns a single battalion in 1915. Nigel Atter will be visiting to talk about 'The 8th Lincolns at the Battle of Loos' focussing on the actions on 26th September 1915. This talk challenges some of the established historiography that the Lincolns - and the Reserves more generally - were routed at the Battle of Loos.
All members and guests are invited to join us for this talk. Doors open c13.40 for a 14.00 start. We do ask for £3.00 on the door to cover room hire et