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Camberley Centre

Camberley Adult Education Centre, France Hill Drive, Camberley, GU15 3QB

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Co-ordinator: Valda Hudson

Email: camberley@wsfhs.org
Third Wednesday of the month
Doors open at 7pm. Meeting starts at 7.45pm.

2017

Wed15MarTracing your Irish AncestorsJane Lewis
Wed19AprThe Wreck of the Lilly Bell IIDavid Rose
Wed17MayLondon Cemetaries & Burial GroundsKathy Chater
Wed21JunA summer's evening walk - details to be confirmed

Forthcoming Meetings

March 15 2017

Jane Lewis - Tracing your Irish Ancestors
Jane Lewis of the Surrey History Centre will return to speak on "Tracing your Irish Ancestors". This will expand & update the many sources, especially those now online. The possibilities of progress on Irish research has never been better. There will also be information on the myths & problems encountered - giving hope if you have despaired of making headway.

April 19

David Rose - The Wreck of the Lilly Bell II
David Rose will speak on "The Wreck of the Lilly Bell II". This was a US bomber which crashed in 1944 near Jacob's Well, SW Surrey, near Guildford. The talk will recount the lives of the four young airmen who were killed, & provide detail regarding the actual event & the research that built up the background to this tragic event. A memorial now stands near the crash site. This talk with a difference should prove an absorbing tale.

May 17

Kathy Chater - London Cemetaries & Burial Grounds
Kathy Chater will speak on "London Cemetaries & Burial Grounds". This is always a challenging area of research, given how many possible sites there are in the capital, many of which no longer exist. Kathy will give a broad overview, & an update on the new sources available to research. Finding a grave stone can open up new possibilities, providing names, dates & relationships not available elsewhere.

June 21

- A summer's evening walk - details to be confirmed


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