Posts Tagged With: WWII

March Meet – War Memorials

The notes and photos from March 16th Meet on War Memorials and Welford Road Cemetery is now ready for you read 🙂  Just click here

Please send me any photos of the day itself or of your local War Memorial.    I have attached a war memorial survey sheet for you to have a go at recording the important information about these sites.

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Every Name Has a Story

Newcastle University student has posted a a step by step guide on researching the names found on War Memorials. Click here for the video of the guide. It is only 6 minuets.

Why not try this yourself with your local War Memorial, or a family relative you know served during WWI or WWII?

These sites below are a good starting point and used in the video clip above.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Ancestry (You do have to pay for this site. Get permission from your parents or guardians first).

Digital Memory Book

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Christmas at War Time


Today’s meet is well underway.  What was Christmas like in World War I and II.

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