On 26 October, Honour your First World War ancestors!
Archivist and historian Glenn Wright will explain how to search for information on your military ancestor in his or her service record.
Genealogist Ken McKinlay will provide a case study of an individual.
In the afternoon, historian and strategic analyst Andrew Godefroy will present The Ontario Genealogical Society Ottawa Branch's Ryan Taylor Memorial Lecture on the contributions of Canada and Ottawa to the Great War.
Bring your Great War memorabilia for display or identification!
Offered by the Ottawa Public Library in partnership with the British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa and the Ottawa Branch of the Ontario Genealogy Society.
Registration is not required.
Saturday Oct 26, 2013 (9:00 am - 3:30 pm ) at Centrepointe, former Nepean Council Chanber.