Tag Archives: World War I

December 28. Tournai Communal Cemetery. Roll of Honour — Remembrance NI – Every day is a Remembrance Day

Chief Petty officer Thomas McLaughlin who had family links with Coleraine died serving in the Royal Naval Division at Achi Baba, Gallipoli Peninsula, in 1916. Samuel Morton from Bushmills was one of three naval personnel from NI lost in HM … Continue reading

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December 23. Voluntary ambulance driver and Naval air pilot. Roll of Honour — Remembrance NI – Every day is a Remembrance Day

Thomas Malcolmson Greeves was a son of a well-known Belfast linen family. He served with the Friends Ambulance unit before joining the RNAS. He died in a plane crash this day in 1917. Two Dungannon men also died that day … Continue reading

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Air Aces of World War One

Sous – Lieutenant Edmond Thieffry – Belgian Ace – 1892 / 1929 Thieffry was born in Etterbeek, a municipality of Brussels, and went on to study law in Leuven ( hence his nickname, ‘The Flying Judge’ ) After qualifying he … Continue reading

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NC MuseumofHistory – Featured Vlogger of the Week – December 9, 2020

I chose NC MuseumofHistory: https://www.youtube.com/user/OutreachMOH1/ as this week’s Featured Vlogger of the Week.  They have 1.42K Subscribers, 208 videos.  Joined Dec 1, 2010, 238, 145 views  About page: https://www.youtube.com/user/OutreachMOH1/about Description:  The North Carolina Museum of History tells the stories of all our … Continue reading

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Announcing the Winners of the #MyMilitaryHeritage Challenge! – December 9, 2020

I saw this on MyHeritage today – Announcing the Winners of the #MyMilitaryHeritage Challenge!: https://blog.myheritage.com/2020/12/announcing-the-winners-of-the-mymilitaryheritage-challenge/. Very long article. Worth a read as there are some great and inspiring people mentioned.  by Talya December 9, 2020 Family History Throughout November we asked you … Continue reading

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Congresswoman Eva Clayton: An American Story – NC MuseumofHistory YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KIDuIbp8_zY Direct link: Congresswoman Eva Clayton: An American Story: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KIDuIbp8_zY (about 7:09 minutes long) 7,777th post.

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Raleigh: Tar Heel Capital – NC MuseumofHistory YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2AB3-l-oqk Direct link: Raleigh: Tar Heel Capital: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2AB3-l-oqk (around 12:23 minutes long) 7,777th post.

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Original Pearl Harbor News Footage – The Atlantic YouTube

In memory of December 7, 1941; lest we forget. I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A2kSnlS4xX8 Direct link: Original Pearl Harbor News Footage The Atlantic: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A2kSnlS4xX8 (about 6;15 minutes long)

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Tar Heel Junior Historian 2018 Convention Awards Ceremony – NC MuseumofHistory YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_XZ1Qtma-o Direct link: Tar Heel Junior Historian 2018 Convention Awards Ceremony: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_XZ1Qtma-o (about 55:12 minutes long)

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Moccasins to Motorcars – NC MuseumofHistory YouTube

I saw this on YouTube – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6ZHk_SEWUA Direct link: Moccasins to Motorcars: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6ZHk_SEWUA (about 17:28 minutes long)

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