The Western Front Association East Lancashire Branch


Chairman Andrew Gill 01282 422772Treasurer Brian Hirst 01282-786629


Meetings held at Nelson House - Nelson Square, Burnley BB11 1LA
Meetings to start at 8pm
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Meetings Calendar- 2020


January 29th "The Blockade" - Graham Kemp
February 26th "From the Slums to Sarrebourg" - The escape of the son of poor Irish immigrants from the slums of Manchester to the Battles of the Frontiers, 1914. - Dave O'Mara
March 25th "The Last Digger - The impact of the Australian Prime Minister on the Great War and its aftermath" - Chris Payne
April 29th "A WW1 Foot Soldier - Tommy's story from the trenches" - Phil Sutcliffe
May 27th "God and the Great War" - Martin Purdy
June 24th "V Beach landings, Gallipoli 1915" - Peter Hart N.B. This meeting will be at the Somme Barracks - Blackburn
July 29th "From no mans land to Auxilliary Hospital- The work of the RAMC in WW1" - Dr. Jessica Myers
August 26th "Lucky 13 Logistics & Preparation of X111 Corps Artillery Brigades , March July 1916" - Richard Smith
September 30th "The Stockbrokers Battalion 10th Royal Fusiliers" - David Carter
October 28th "Auxiliary Hospitals" - Richard Preston
November 25th "A French Soldiers Adventures Volume 2" - Catherine Rousseau-Jones
December 16th "The Battle of Mons" - Niall Cherry

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