Sunday, 16 October 2011

Lanarkshire military and family history day

Lanarkshire Family History Society (www.lanarkshirefhs.org.uk) has announced details of an event in November:

GATHERING THEIR MEMORIES

The National Trust of Scotland's DAVID LIVINGSTONE CENTRE and LANARKSHIRE FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY are proud to host a

Military and Family History Day

on Saturday 19th November 10:00am - 4:00pm at The David Livingstone Centre Blantyre

Admission Free

Family History Advice/Help Desks
Family/Local History Bookstall
Military Medals and Memorabilia Display
Military Information Desk
Display of Ex-Military Land Rover Vehicles

Programme of Talks £2
Donation gives entry to all talks.
(Donations going to the Erskine Hospital)

10:30 Starting Your Family Tree
Ian McNeill

12:00 Lanarkshire Yeomanry
Campbell Thomson

13:30 War Memorials in Lanarkshire & Cameronian War Diaries
Allan Colthart

15:00 The Battlefields & Cemeteries of France & Flanders
Joseph O'Raw

To book a place at the Talks and for further information:
phone David Livingstone Centre on 0844-493-2207

(With thanks to Lanarkshire FHS via Facebook)

Chris

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