Have you considered tracing your WW1 ancestors?

With an MA in British First World War Studies and as Chairman of the Lincoln branch of the Western Front Association – I am a keen historian and enjoy nothing more than walking the land and acting as your personal guide on the battlefields that were so bloodily fought over...

Great War Memorialisation

Although the government attempted to control this process through the Civic Arts Association, the speed of memorialisation did not allow for central control. Many communities debated whether to build a visual or a functional memorial such as a hall or playing field, but such was...

About Jonathan

I am highly motivated in the area of family and especially military research after finding out that 10 of my family served in France and Flanders  during The Great War- Fortunately 9 of the 10 survived the war including my grandfather, albeit with the loss...