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Member's Night


During the evening three current Branch members will provide presentations on the following three topics: A short overview of what is currently available to WFA members via The WFA website. (Tim Slater) An update on the progress of the Branch project on the 'Old Contemptibles Association in Cambridgeshire. (Matt Colley) 'The Guards Division,…

‘Private G/5203 Frank Smith (A jolly good chap!) with Steve Smith


This talk looks at the service of Steve's Great Grandfather who served with the Buffs in the Great War. He saw action at Loos and served around Plugstreet Wood before moving to the Somme in July 1916 where he was wounded on 18 August 1916. He then served with the Labour Corps until being pronounced fit to go back to the infantry where he was killed…