Welcome to the Central Ontario Branch of the Western Front Association!
The purpose of the Western Front Association is to perpetuate the memory, courage and comradeship of those, of both sides, who served their country in France and Flanders (Belgium) during the Great War. The WFA has about 6,000 members worldwide with branches in the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, and the United States.
We aim to meet four times a year – Newcastle Community Hall CLICK HERE or see HEADQUARTERS LINK ABOVE.
YOU CAN JOIN OUR READING LIST – Just register at this link – we will approve your registration then when new items come on line you will get an alert in your email.
NEW – Identifying a Canadian soldier of WW1 at the upper right Check it out!
William A. Alldritt: POW in Germany
Ten months in a life, August 1914 – May 1915
Click picture – Wm Alldritt was one of 1500 Canadians captured at Ypres April 25, 1915
Andy Robertshaw visited on 23 October
The BBC produced a 26 episode series on the Great War Enjoy it here
Don’t forget latest items are at the Current Month Archive to the right.
Update – as of 6 January 2017