WELCOME TO THE HOMEPAGE OF
THE FOLLOWING ORGANISATIONS WHOSE COMMON INTEREST IS TO PROMOTE THE AMERICAN
To all members of the
English Westerners' Society and the
Custer Association of Great Britain, the
chairmen of both organisations wish that you all remain safe during the current
global Coronavirus outbreak that is impacting all our daily lives. Whilst the
crisis continues we will use our website and Facebook pages to keep in touch
with you all.
It is our intent to continue to publish
our publications in this period but there may be delays in getting these sent to
All social gathering are currently not
possible for at least the foreseeable future and we do not know when these
restrictions will be lifted and we will keep you informed.
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The AGM will take
place on Saturday, 2nd October 2021 at Doggett's Coat & Badge, Blackfriars
Bridge, London, SE1 9UD
ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN
After 18 months we can annouce that next Gathering
will take place on Saturday, 6th November 2021 at the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham to celebrate
our belated 20th and 21st Anniversary.
In the meanwhile please take care.
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PEOPLE OF THE BUFFALO'
STUDIES IN HONOUR OF
DR. JOHN C. EWERS
Coordinated and Edited by the late
Colin F. Taylor and Hugh Dempsey
Contact English Westerners' Society to order Volume 1 and 2 in the UK.
'Ravenous Monsters in Society'
A reprint, with notes, of
Terrible Quintette” by John Newman Edwards, originally
published in the St. Louis Dispatch in November 1873 and
represents the beginning of the manufactured ‘Robin Hood’ legend
that attached itself to Jesse James.
of Rorke's Drift: The Life of Henry Hook V.C.
Barry C. Johnson,
is well-known within the English Westerners' Society for his outstanding
biographical works on the lives of people who made their mark in the
American West but here he provides a fascinating account of the life of
Henry Hook whose participation at the battle of Rorke's Drift, where he
was awarded his V.C. for his gallant conduct, was made famous in the film
Zulu. This book tells the real story of the life of this
Gloucestershire born working man.
General Data Protection Regulations
In accordance with all
other organisations and societies, updated regulations require members
to be informed and reminded of the situation with regard to members’
Both the EWS and CAGB
retain a record of members’ names, addresses, telephone numbers and
e-mail addresses. These details are used to send to members
publications, details of meetings, and other news and items relevant to
the neither the EWS or CAGB. They are never shared with or given to any
other organisation or individuals. All members have a right to know what
data is held on them.
(This policy has always
applied to both the EWS and CAGB.)
If you have any queries please address
those to the respective secretaries whose contact details are on the
respective organisations webpage.