Tag Archives: Wars and Conflicts

Great War Photos

This is an amazing new site – Military historian Paul Reed, a regular contributor to Your Family Tree magazine and to several BBC history productions, has launched a new blog entitled Great War Photos at http://greatwarphotos.wordpress.com . The blog will showcase … Continue reading

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Europeana Collections 1914-1918: Remembering the First World War

Europeana Collections 1914-1918 will create by 2014 – the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War – a substantial digital collection of material from national libraries and other partners from eight countries that found themselves on different sides of … Continue reading

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Basil Lancelot CUMPSTON and the Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Name: CUMPSTON, BASIL LANCELOT Regimental number(s): MCG147 Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2212 – 49       Basil Lancelot and his family are well known to me having researched them for a number of years.  You can read more on my website  http://www.cumpston.org.uk/#/basil-lancelot-cumpston-can/4533429870 together … Continue reading

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Hull war heroes

A site dedicated to the memory of Hull service personnel lost in several wars is available on the web.  Most entries give the name regiment date of death, where buried and the names and address of parents. http://www.hullwebs.co.uk   click on war heroes which … Continue reading

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