Finding Your Soldier Online

Date

November 02, 2019

Time

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location

Okanagan Military Museum

Finding Your Soldier Online

Event Details

Cost

By donation

Event Links

Website
Facebook

Location

Okanagan Military Museum
1424 Ellis St.
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Category

Art/Culture/Historic

Contact Info

Keith Boehmer
P.2507639292
E.kboehmer@kelownamuseums.ca

Presented by Major (Ret’d) Paul Randall, CD, MSc

Learn about the various web sites and online resources that you can use to find soldiers who served in the Great War. Using a soldier’s file, you will discover how to read their military record and other documents to fully appreciate the sacrifice of the men and women from the Okanagan.

Bio:

Major (Ret’d) Paul Randall, CD, MSc., grew up in Osoyoos, BC. He served in the British Columbia Regiment (Vancouver, BC), and later with the British Columbia Dragoons (Kelowna, BC). He worked as a research technician at the Agriculture Canada Research Centre in Summerland, BC. Now retired, Paul volunteers with several organizations.