Notes by the Way (Notices from the Editor)

  • Roll of Honour - Three Veteran Members remembered

War Art: 'Waiting for the Wounded' by Sir David Muirhead Bone (1876-1953) by David Cohen

When the Men From the Pru went off to War (Part III) by Ross Davies

The Camera Returns (25) The road to Buissart south west of Mailley Maillet by Steve Wall and Bob Grundy

Revisiting the Old Front Line. The historiography of the Great War since 1984 by Ian Beckett

From Wei-Hai-Wei to the Western Front: Royal Douglas Wood by John D Matthews

Rank Insignia of the French Army, 1915-1918 

The War Service of Lieutenant William Crowther Central Ontario Regiment and 10 Squadron Royal Flying Corps by Paul Cobb

With 120 Seige Battery RGA Essigny-le-Grand March 1918: A Memoir by Major Kenneth F Angus, Officer Commanding 

The Silhouette As Icon of the Western Front by Paul Gough

If: Sir James Grierson by Bob Butcher

Communication Lines (Letters to the Editor)

  • NOT the Western Front? Suitable Western Front material. 
  • Remembering

WFA Poets 'Memory' by Helen McPhail 

The Death of a Conscript by Peter Newell

Garrison Library (First World War Books Reviewed)

  • Impacts of War 1914 & 1918 by John Terrains
  • Ypres 1918 by Otto Schwink
  • Trial by Friendship. Anglo-American Relations 1917-1918 by David R Woodward
  • Anti-Aircraft Artillery, 1914-1955 by N W Routledge 
  • The Concise Catalogue of Embroidered Silk Postcards by John Westland
  • Salient Points. Cameos of the Western Front, Ypres Sector 1914-1918 by Tony Spagnoly and Ted Smith
  • Forward Everywhere - Her Majesty’s Territorials by Major Stanley Simm Baldwin MBE TD
  • A Western Front Companion 1914-1918 by John Laffin
  • The Oxford Illustrated History of the British Army edited by David Chandler & Ian Beckett
  • Book Notes in Brief:
  • A Youth in the Great War (in the ranks) by H E Huston
  • Seize and Hold by Bryan Perrett
  • The First Air War 1914-1918 by Lee Kennett
  • Armageddon Revisited - A World War 1 Journal by Amos N. Wilder
  • Wings Over the Somme 1916-1918 by G H Lewis DFC
  • Martin-Leake - Double VC by Ann Clayton
  • VCs of the First World War by Gerald Gliddon
  • Chemical Soldiers - British Gas Warfare in World War One by Donald Richter
  • Wings over the Somme 1916-18 by G H Lewis DFC
  • Albert Ball VC by Chaz Bowyer
  • Chemical Soldiers - British Gas Warfare in World War One by Donald Richter
  • The U-Boat War 1914-18 by Edwyn A Gray
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