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Forum: General Discussion Today, 04:30 PM
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Posted By Temujin
Mark, another clue (which backs up my info...

Mark, another clue (which backs up my info already posted).......the folks at Convoyweb did some research for me, and this is what they found:

‘Lloyd's Confidential Index' for departures from...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 10:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 89
Posted By Temujin
I’m thinking I’m pinning it down. After a LOT of...

I’m thinking I’m pinning it down. After a LOT of reading and cross referencing I have this.

USAT William M Evarts departed Pilottown (New Orleans) on the 29th July 1944, in Convoy HK-259 with...
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 11:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 89
Posted By Temujin
I’ve been searching all the documents for the...

I’ve been searching all the documents for the Gtmo Naval Area (this area was responsible for recording all the sea movements in that area of the Caribbean).........and it was a struggle...
Forum: FWW Canadian Soldier Research Help Yesterday, 12:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 13
Posted By Temujin
His brothers and sisters: Lauchlin James...

His brothers and sisters:

Lauchlin James McKinnon(1893–1916)
24 Sep 1893 • Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

Margaret May McKinnon(1895–)
24 May 1895 • Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

Charles...
Forum: FWW Canadian Soldier Research Help Yesterday, 12:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 13
Posted By Temujin
I have sent a message to an Ancestry member who...

I have sent a message to an Ancestry member who has a family tree with his name in it. I’ll see if they can tell us who the family is.....or point us in the right direction
Forum: FWW Canadian Soldier Research Help Yesterday, 12:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 13
Posted By Temujin
http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmi...

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/C4EFC47B-3F1E-4FE7-A08D-5B333690D63D_zps8sgsi1zt.jpeg
Forum: FWW Canadian Soldier Research Help Yesterday, 12:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 13
Posted By Temujin
John D McKinnon

This member is looking for help to find the family of John Daniel McKinnon

http://www.canadaatwar.ca/memorial/world-war-i/63356/private-john-mckinnon/#846
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 89
Posted By Temujin
A hint, the Brockville Rifles replaced the Irish...

A hint, the Brockville Rifles replaced the Irish Fusiliers, arriving in Jamaica on the 5th Aug 1944. The Irish left the next day (I think)......so if we can find which ship took the Brockville...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2017, 12:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 89
Posted By Temujin
Canadian Regiments that served in Jamaica (just...

Canadian Regiments that served in Jamaica (just for info)

1940-1941) Winnipeg Grenadiers of Canada, Jamaica Infantry Volunteers

1941-1943) Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders of Canada, Jamaica...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2017, 11:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 89
Posted By Temujin
Record of these two ships arriving in in...

Record of these two ships arriving in in Guantanamo.......now just trying to see if we have a link of them going to Kingston or New Orleans in that time period

Convoy ZG.82

Depart Cristobal on 1...
Forum: General Discussion 12-14-2017, 11:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 89
Posted By Temujin
USAT Cuba and Madison both arrived in Guantanamo...

USAT Cuba and Madison both arrived in Guantanamo on the 3 Aug......which may be a clue? I haven’t been able to find anything on ships departing Kingston about the 6th Aug range of dates or arriving...
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2017, 06:28 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 60
Posted By Temujin
http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmi...

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/C11817CE-80CC-4FBC-ADBE-945B622619EB_zpsdyonfszl.jpeg

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/D215E8CB-2838-4B10-B9C2-3B61EBB49CC...
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2017, 06:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 60
Posted By Temujin
Here’s a link to his...

Here’s a link to his records

https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/item.aspx?IdNumber=485906
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2017, 06:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 60
Posted By Temujin
Here are his records. Give’s his mother name and...

Here are his records. Give’s his mother name and address. Of course all his parent would be passed away.....so finding relatives could be hard.

Records indicate he was with the PPCLI when killed...
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2017, 02:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 43
Posted By Temujin
Mark, send a message to Sablechief, he has access...

Mark, send a message to Sablechief, he has access to LOTS of information and archives for Newfoundland regiments. Here’s his link

http://www.canadaatwar.ca/forums/member.php?u=3472
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2017, 02:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 89
Posted By Temujin
Nope, that wasn’t the right convoy. Still...

Nope, that wasn’t the right convoy. Still searching.

I do know the Regiment was in Jamaica from 18 May 1943 to 6 Aug 1944......so looking with these dates in mind

Cheers
Forum: General Discussion 12-12-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 89
Posted By Temujin
Mark, I “think” (still trying to confirm with...

Mark, I “think” (still trying to confirm with documents) that the convoy was ZG83, departing 6 Aug 1944 and arriving 10 Aug 1944. I also “think” the ship was the USAT Cuba, this ship carried other...
Forum: Introductions 12-11-2017, 10:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 51
Posted By Temujin
Welcome Ken. We’re glad you joined us. If you...

Welcome Ken. We’re glad you joined us. If you have questions......or information please feel free to post up.

Welcome
Forum: Italy & Sicily 12-11-2017, 11:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 59
Posted By Temujin
Thank you Craig. Great photo’s and a LOT of them.

Thank you Craig. Great photo’s and a LOT of them.
Forum: General Discussion 12-07-2017, 04:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 72
Posted By Temujin
Janmac......I agree with Kez, but the best way to...

Janmac......I agree with Kez, but the best way to finalize this is order their military records as Kez recommended.....

My own experience was:

I had two uncles who both joined the Army during the...
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 12-04-2017, 04:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 93
Posted By Temujin
http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmi...

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/CE95AAF7-7452-4223-98FB-593E11AC718C_zpsqk9u8bb6.jpeg
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 12-04-2017, 04:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 93
Posted By Temujin
His wife, Irene May Besen (nee Wooller), passed...

His wife, Irene May Besen (nee Wooller), passed away in 1990 in Bletchingley, Surrey, England
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 12-04-2017, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 93
Posted By Temujin
http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmi...

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/AAF37876-8509-4FF2-BFCC-E6ECFBFCAEEA_zpsuqvluzms.jpeg
Forum: SWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 12-04-2017, 04:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 93
Posted By Temujin
http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmi...

http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah302/barrynmiller/FB32F022-C6E9-4F15-AF8B-16682057AD17_zpsmx7m8xzr.jpeg
Forum: FWW Canadian Soldier Research Help 12-01-2017, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By Temujin
Here’s his military records, click on the PDF...

Here’s his military records, click on the PDF file on the bottom of this link and it will download his complete records:

541072 L/Cpl William...
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