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On a soldier's death, and feeling grateful for good record-keeping

My father in law, generally not much interested in family history, has mentioned many times over the years an uncle – his father’s younger brother – who died in WWI. 553 more words

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Australian World War I Battlefields Tour – The Bullecourt Digger

We were on our third day of touring the Australian Battlefields of World War I, and had just paid our respects to one of our family heroes, Lance-Corporal Frank Leslie Bell, at the Queant Road Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery. 419 more words

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Civil War Crime and Punishment

a publication of the St. Louis Public Library
(Vol. 14, No. 1) 2014

Welcome to the thirty-fourth issue of Gateway Family Historian. This issue’s focus is Civil War Crime and Punishment. 5,470 more words

Civil War

Australian World War I Battlefields Tour - Family Heroes J J Stapleton and R E Sherwood - Peronne

In my last blog I wrote about our experience at Mont St Quentin, while on a tour of the Australian World War I Battlefields.

After St Quentin we drove on to Peronne, where we had lunch and visited the ‘Historial De La Grande Guerre 14-18′ or the Museum of the War of 1914-18, which was housed in the old medieval castle. 533 more words

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Australian World War I Battlefields Tour - Family Heroes J J Stapleton and R E Sherwood - Mont St Quentin

In former blogs I have mentioned we planned to visit the Australian Battlefields of World War I in France and Belgium this year, to honour our relatives, who fought there. 831 more words

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William Mason, husband of Esther Krist

Here are more records pertaining to William Mason as the husband of Esther Krist. You will note that he goes by Mason on both the 1920 and 1930 census and so do his children. 380 more words

Census Records

Articles on Indexing Found Today September 19, 2014

US Virginia Births and Delayed Records 1912-1913 Main Links for Project – LOFSII http://www.lofsii.com/index.php?topic=2273.0

Check Discharge Date for place of death – Library of FamilySearch Indexing Information… 92 more words

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