The Three Battles for Gaza and  the Advance to Jerusalem - Stuart Hadaway

The Three Battles for Gaza and the Advance to Jerusalem - Stuart Hadaway

20 Jul 2024 14:00
Birmingham

Gaza was a defensive stronghold for the Ottoman forces in southern Pal…

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The Women's Land Army in the Great War - a presentation with Helen Frost

The Women's Land Army in the Great War - a presentation with Helen Frost

20 Jul 2024 14:30
Ox & Bucks

Helen makes a welcome first visit to our branch with her presentation …

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'Laugh or Cry' with Peter Hart

'Laugh or Cry' with Peter Hart

26 Jul 2024 19:30
Devon and Cornwall

Peter Hart will be  giving a talk based on his latest book 'Laugh or C…

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We Clapped Our Hands With The Rest of the World, Welcoming The signs of Peace - Rebecca Ball

We Clapped Our Hands With The Rest of the World, Welcoming The signs of Pea…

02 Aug 2024 19:00
Merseyside

This talk examines Working-Class urban childhoods in England during th…

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A Glorified Trench Raid or Trench warfare's Year Zero … ? The Battle of Neuve Chapelle March 1915 by Ross Beadle

A Glorified Trench Raid or Trench warfare's Year Zero … ? The Battle of Neu…

02 Aug 2024 19:30
Wales (South)

'A Glorified Trench Raid' or Trench warfare's Year Zero … ? The Battle…

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'The Great War in Africa' a talk by Anne Samson

'The Great War in Africa' a talk by Anne Samson

05 Aug 2024 19:00
Staffs (North) & Cheshire (South)

'The Great War in Africa' a talk by Anne Samson, which will be a talk …

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The Invisible Corps - Roy Larkin

The Invisible Corps - Roy Larkin

09 Aug 2024 19:30
Midlands (East)

Roy will be making a return visit to Ruddington to talk his specialist…

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Hawthorn Ridge - then and now - Rick Smith

Hawthorn Ridge - then and now - Rick Smith

10 Aug 2024 14:30
Wolverhampton

The Hawthorn Redoubt was an formidable defensive position for the Germ…

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'The Battle of Verdun' - Christina Holstein

'The Battle of Verdun' - Christina Holstein

14 Aug 2024 19:45
Essex

The Essex Branch, in recent memory, has not addressed the Battle of Ve…

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'I am fortunately in good health' A Captain in the Northumberland Fusiliers' with Chris Swinburne

'I am fortunately in good health' A Captain in the Northumberland Fusiliers…

17 Aug 2024 14:00
Birmingham

Chris Swinburne will be telling the story of his grandfather Capt. Geo…

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'The Battle of Nonne Boschen 11 November 1914 by Vern Littley'

'The Battle of Nonne Boschen 11 November 1914 by Vern Littley'

02 Sep 2024 19:30
Lancashire (North)

The Battle of Nonne Boschen by Vern Littley   A look at the battlefi…

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‘The perceived failure of Gough’s 5th Army against the German Spring Offensive of 1918’ by Ian Langworthy

‘The perceived failure of Gough’s 5th Army against the German Spring Offens…

04 Sep 2024 19:30
Cambridgeshire

‘The perceived failure of Gough’s 5th Army against the German Spring O…

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'A Profound Learning: Four Giants on the Western Front 1914-1918' a talk by William Franklin

'A Profound Learning: Four Giants on the Western Front 1914-1918' a talk by…

05 Sep 2024 19:15
Middlesex

The four giants in question are Field Marshals Archibald Wavell, Alan …

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We Are The CWGC - Commonwealth War Graves Commission

We Are The CWGC - Commonwealth War Graves Commission

06 Sep 2024 19:00
Merseyside

An overview of the beginnings of the Imperial War graves Commission/ C…

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British classical music composers who served in the Great War by Viv John

British classical music composers who served in the Great War by Viv John

06 Sep 2024 19:30
Wales (South)

Viv joined the WFA in late 1986.  Over the years he’s been secretary, …

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