Western Front Association
The Western Front Association

MEETINGS

Meetings are held in Lancaster City Museum (see Location) on the first Monday in the month (except where stated otherwise) commencing 7:30 pm (the room is open from 7:00 pm).  All are welcome, entrance donations of £3 are invited and a raffle is held to support branch funds.

REMAINING 2017 AND 2018 PROGRAMME

(ALL MEETINGS ON FIRST MONDAY IN MONTH AT 7.30 PM EXCEPT WHERE STATED OTHERWISE)

Nov 6th:  Forgotten Germans of the Great War – the story of the German Spies executed in the Tower of London:  their activities, their capture, their imprisonment and their execution – Barry Kitchener

Dec 4th: A.G.M and Christmas Social – An invitation to members to speak for 10 minutes on any WW1 topic

Jan 2nd TUESDAY:  The Battle of Cambrai – Niall Cherry

Feb 5th:  Austro-Hungarian War 1914-18:  The Great Debacle – Graham Kemp

March 5th:  Comparing The Somme 1916 and Arras 1917 – Mike Coyle

April 3rd TUESDAY:  Hungarian Memorabilia – Andrew Brooks

May 8th TUESDAY:  Americans on the Meuse-Argonne – Peter Hart

June 4th:  From Brandhoek to Camp Bastion – Jonathan Bell

July 2nd:  Territorial Gunners at War – Terry Dean

Aug 6th:  A Moonlight Massacre: The Night Operation on the Passchendaele Ridge, 2 December 1917 - Dr Michael LoCicero

Sept 3rd:  The Aisne Again: May 1918 - the essence of blitzkrieg – David Blanchard

Oct 1st:  A Trip to Switzerland - a little known aspect of WW1 – Tony Foster

Nov 5th:  Verdun, 1916, the battle that changed the 20th century – Philip Stevens

Dec 3rd:  A.G.M and Christmas Social – An invitation to members to speak for 10 minutes on any WW1 topic