Posts Tagged With: Jennifer Holik

Now Available! Stories from the World War II Battlefield Volume 1

New Book on World War II Research Available! “ALL THE RECORDS BURNED!” Have you heard that phrase regarding the status of Army, Air Corps, and National Guard records from World War II? Roughly 80% of these records did burn in a fire in 1973. This is not however, the end of the road for researchers. […]

Categories: Books | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Military Monday – Oral Histories and Memories

In the fall of 2013, the Pritzker Military Museum and Library hosted their first Military History Symposium, and I heard Tim O’Brien speak for the first time. I took eight pages of notes as he spoke on writing and his experience in Vietnam. A couple of weeks ago I watched The Fiction of War air […]

Categories: Military Research, Writing | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Military Monday – Returning WWI and WWII Identification Tags

My friend Lorine at Olive Tree Genealogy has been working on returning ID tags to families of soldiers from World War I and World War II. She has many unsolved cases to date. Can you help her? Below are several she would love assistance with. #24. Earl G. Gregory WW2 Navy http://olivetreegenealogy.blogspot.com/2015/01/earl-g-gregorys-ww2-navy-id-tags-need.html #23. Leroy Tillery […]

Categories: Military Research | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Adventure Journal by Contexture International.