On this day, 100 years ago an IMechE member was killed in action.
Dudley Adams: 21st March
Graduate 1911; Associate Member 1918.
Engineer, Adams & Co. 241 more words
The second of my Goldschmidt three-times-great-uncles to arrive from Germany to Philadelphia was Abraham, Jacob’s younger brother. He was born on March 13, 1832, in Oberlistingen and came to the US on August 21, 1850, listing his occupation as a merchant. 1,800 more words
Who is lucky or has luck??
The ancestor that I have chosen this week is one who had “luck” in World War II. Some might say that he had hard luck due to his serious injury but others might say that he had good luck due to his resilience and having survived a serious injury.. 145 more words