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Western Front Association
The Western Front Association promotes an interest & understanding of the campaigns on the Western Front, in France and Flanders, during The Great War
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June 2019: ‘Trenches at Monte Tomba’ on the Grappa front by Andrew Holmes. The WFA 2019 Calendar is available online or from your local WFA branch.
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Western Front Association Dec 13
May 2019: ‘Poppies on the Chemin des Dames’: The WFA 2019 Calendar is available online or from your local WFA branch.
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Western Front Association Dec 12
April 2019: ‘The Butterfly Memorial at Bligny’ in the Champagne are of France featuring a butterfly motif. The WFA 2019 Calendar is available online or from your local WFA branch.
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Western Front Association Dec 11
March 2019: ‘McCrae at Essex Farm’ by John White. The west bank of the Yser where Major John McCrae tended the wounded. The WFA 2019 Calendar is available online or from your local WFA branch.
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Western Front Association Dec 10
February 2019: ‘Maissemy Soldatenfriedhof’ by the River Omignon by Paul Reed . Cemetery to 30,000 German soldiers. The WFA 2019 Calendar is available online or from your local WFA branch.
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Western Front Association Dec 9
Replying to @NeilPudney
Hello, Neil and I messaged you with an invitation to get in touch with David Tattersfield as we have a group of people testing the Fold3 access right now. Membership of course includes Stand To, Bulletin and access to the ST! archive.[Jonathan Vernon, Digital Editor].
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Western Front Association Dec 9
January 2019: ‘Le Mort-Homme Memorial’ commemorates the men of the French 69th Division who fought here during the Battle of Verdun. The WFA 2019 Calendar is available online or from your local WFA branch.
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Western Front Association Dec 9
The Battle of the Falklands 1914 revisited with photographs and insights from the WFA Pension Record Archive.
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Western Front Association Dec 7
A Memoir of the Final Advance by Sergeant W G Sweet of the Monmouthshire Regiment. Written up from notes made at the time. From Zonebeke August 1918 to taking over German billets in Roeulx on 11 November 1918.
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Western Front Association Dec 6
Halifax Harbour 1917. The world’s largest pre-atomic explosion. The story in detail and fully illustrated.
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Western Front Association Dec 5
There are full details on the WFA website. You will know also that emails sent to the Executive Committee or the office are replied to promptly [Jonathan Vernon, Digital Editor].
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Western Front Association Dec 5
There's a well publicised process for applying to be a trustee or to join the working group.
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Western Front Association Dec 5
4 resigned, 38 joined [Jonathan Vernon, Digital Editor]
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Western Front Association Dec 5
Drunk as a Lord? The dismissal and redemption of Lord Edward Seymour.
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Western Front Association Dec 4
‘General Joffre’ The 1994 Presidential Address delivered by the Honorary President John Terraine.
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Western Front Association Dec 3
The Battle of Cambrai - why did it succeed and what went wrong?
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Western Front Association Dec 2
Soldiers’ Wills. Their practical value and availability for research. Find out more in this analysis of what can be gleaned from soldiers wills.
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Western Front Association Dec 2
In memory of Colin Hardy. Young Historians of the First World War age 16 - 19 are encouraged to submit a paper to The Colin Hardy Memorial Prize. For details >
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Western Front Association Dec 1
First USA troops return to New York in British liner Mauretania
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Western Front Association Dec 1
BEF and AEF cross per-1870 German frontier. British Second Army (11 Division and 1st Cavalary Division) cross between Ouldler and Eupen.
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