Hardback A Tommy in the family : First World War family history and esearch / Keith Gregson.
Publication year: 2014
Publisher: Stroud : The History Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780752493367 (hbk.) :
Genealogist and historian Keith Gregson takes the reader on a whistle-stop tour of First World War family stories, from the heart-warming to the tear-jerking. The entries tell the story behind each discovery and then offer an insight into how the researcher found and followed up their leads. They reveal a range of chance encounters and detective qualities required of a family historian. Full of unexpected twists and turns, 'A Tommy in the Family' will fascinate anyone with an interest in the First World War, and help them to find out more about their ancestors who participated in one of the most troubled conflicts in the history of mankind.
192 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm