Propeller from WW1 German submarine recovered in Cork harbour

Propeller from WW1 German submarine recovered in Cork harbour

A propeller from a first World War submarine which sank in Cork harbour has been recovered from the sea. The 162 ft Ger…

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Updated version of TrenchMapper now available

Updated version of TrenchMapper now available

Since we created 'TrenchMapper' two years ago, the increase in maps that are available via this portal has grown massive…

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MOD War Detectives: future services

MOD War Detectives: future services

The Ministry of Defence's 'War Detectives' team (more formally the Joint Casualty and Compassionate Centre Commemoration…

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Bolton Wanderers footballer killed in WW1 buried with military honours

Bolton Wanderers footballer killed in WW1 buried with military honours

A young officer who once played for Bolton Wanderers Football Club has recently been laid to rest 110 years after his de…

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American military hospital uncovered by archaeologists in France

American military hospital uncovered by archaeologists in France

On the Brest peninsula, close to the port of St Nazaire, has recently been discovered a Great War military hospital used…

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Great War Royal Naval signals book located in an Oxfam shop

Great War Royal Naval signals book located in an Oxfam shop

A Royal Navy signals book from World War 1 has recently been located in an Oxfam book shop in Bath more than a century a…

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Calling All Young Historians Aged 16-19. The Colin Hardy Memorial Prize is now open for 2024

Calling All Young Historians Aged 16-19. The Colin Hardy Memorial Prize is …

The Colin Hardy Memorial annual competition to foster interest and scholarship in the First World War among young peop…

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I Was There!: New chapter of videos commences: First Ypres

I Was There!: New chapter of videos commences: First Ypres

The volunteers who are working on the audio visual interpretations of 'I Was There!' have now moved on to a new chapter,…

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Opens Today : A Great War Exhibition of Prints for Sale by Abbot & Holder in Collaboration with the Imperial War Museum

Opens Today : A Great War Exhibition of Prints for Sale by Abbot & Holder i…

Explore original prints from renowned First World War artists at Abbot & Holder. Today marks the opening of an exce…

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Announcing the full line up of speakers for the London Pride Conference on 15 June

Announcing the full line up of speakers for the London Pride Conference on …

The Western Front Association is delighted to be hosting the London Pride Conference on 15 June. The event aims to provi…

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Remembering Philip Guest who passed away on Sunday

Remembering Philip Guest who passed away on Sunday

Phil Guest passed away on Sunday 5 May. He was one month short of his 100th birthday. Philip was a longstanding member o…

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Remembering Teddy Noyes

Remembering Teddy Noyes

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of founder member number 12, Teddy Noyes  A few words from Jane…

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