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Jonathan D'Hooghe

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...



Military history is often a proud and poignant area of our family ancestry. Most of us will never experience or be able to comprehend the sacrifice of our ancestors but by tracing their history through military records, journals and reports we can walk in their...


Have you considered tracing your WW1 ancestors?

With an MA in British First World War Studies and as Vice 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...