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Forum: The Site 09-08-2017, 04:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 403
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Kate

New question and search for info.

Where can I go online to search for info on the different WW 2 supply convoys out of Halifax especially in regards to no. of ships in each, any action experienced...
Forum: The Site 09-04-2017, 04:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 508
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Thank you thank you thank you Mark. You filled...

Thank you thank you thank you Mark. You filled in,not just one, but many military holes for me and I know which family member to approach now.
I am on my way to Normandy and Beny-sur-Mer so now I can...
Forum: The Site 09-04-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 508
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
On another issue but related to visiting War...

On another issue but related to visiting War cemetery's in Europe hope you can go to your magic data bag and find this for me.
There was a man named Sidney Coull from Grand Cascapedia, my neck of the...
Forum: The Site 09-04-2017, 01:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 508
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Thanks Temujin. First thing I did when I realized...

Thanks Temujin. First thing I did when I realized the getting there just got more challenging was check out the fastest and safest way to get where I wanted to and it was by train. Got all the info...
Forum: The Site 08-27-2017, 01:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 508
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Thumbs up I would really appreciate it if you would contact...

I would really appreciate it if you would contact this friend because I really would like to make the most of my "free" time on this tour and am open to any help and all info.
I have 2 days on my...
Forum: Introductions 08-25-2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 774
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Looking forward to getting to Dieppe this Sept...

Looking forward to getting to Dieppe this Sept unfortunately too late for the anniversary date but at least I'll be able to see and try and follow my Uncle Leonard's path from the beach. Where can...
Forum: The Site 08-25-2017, 07:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 508
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Ta! Janie got back to me really quickly and now I...

Ta!
Janie got back to me really quickly and now I am just waiting to hear from her contact there. In the meantime I've worked a good bit of my way through the mysteries of taking a train and taxi to...
Forum: The Site 08-23-2017, 03:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 508
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Talking Info +

:biggrin::biggrin::biggrin:
Hola!! Temujin
Thanks for the link. I just sent an email with the link but if you wouldn't mind following up to her home email for me that would be great and reassuring to...
Forum: The Site 08-22-2017, 07:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 508
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Question Info needed

Hi to all
My trip to Europe is on for September19 and my first stop is Amsterdam. I am trying to find a day tour/guide who can get me to Jonkersbos cemetary from Amsterdam to visit my Uncle's grave....
Forum: The Site 04-13-2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Smile Dieppe Photos

Hi all
Am looking for photos or a link where I can easily find them, showing the location of the Post Office in Dieppe which was reportedly Gestapo HQ and the apparent target for my uncle, an RCE...
Forum: Introductions 11-19-2016, 10:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,954
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Welcome. I'm curious? exactly where from in New...

Welcome. I'm curious? exactly where from in New Brunswick?
Forum: Remembrance 11-10-2016, 07:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 714
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Honouring by remembering

My father Roly LeBLanc RCAF
his brothers: Lloyd, shot down kia May 1944 Holland
Leonard Sapper RCE, James pilot RCAF, Arnold RCA, Alban RCA.
My maternal uncles Lawson Royal Rifles Hong Kong POW,...
Forum: The Site 10-27-2016, 03:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,857
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Thumbs up New Info

Thanks for this new info and especially the photos. I think my uncle Lawson was too debilitated to be in any of the groups but there are some faces that look awfully familiar from the Baie Boys which...
Forum: Remembrance 08-02-2016, 10:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 601
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Book of Remembrance

August 2 1016
Book of Remembrance in Parliament House of Commons opened to remember Flight Sergeant Joseph Thomas Lloyd LeBlanc killed in action May 25 1944.
Forum: Asia and the Pacific 05-20-2016, 03:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Thanks but I think I'll need more than luck as...

Thanks but I think I'll need more than luck as neither options of a personal recon of LAC or hiring a researcher are in the foreseeable future. I certainly understand about the battle "transfers" as...
Forum: Asia and the Pacific 05-20-2016, 09:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Question List Info needed

I am looking for a source of the Coy. and Platoon rolls of the "C ' force Royal Rifles in the Battle of Hong Kong. I have the nominal roll of all the service men but am looking for the specific...
Forum: Introductions 05-18-2016, 02:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,576
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Cool Link find a grave

Thanks for the link Mitch. Just saw a photo of the burial by Milou of which I was unfortunately unable to attend. Very nice memorial. Isn't it wonderful how the internet gives you access to...
Forum: The Site 05-17-2016, 11:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,857
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Temujin Thanks for the link ?I think. Interesting...

Temujin
Thanks for the link ?I think. Interesting site but it set me off on a whole different trail with more and different ?'s not readily answerable. Ended up giving them more info for their site...
Forum: The Site 05-17-2016, 11:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,857
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Interested to know more. A lot of Moore's boys...

Interested to know more. A lot of Moore's boys from Matapedia fought in Hong Kong. The spelling of it is very unique to the area and the only other place in Canada I've seen it is in Newfoundland....
Forum: The Site 05-16-2016, 12:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,857
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Temujin Thanks to Luford 101 I now have the dates...

Temujin
Thanks to Luford 101 I now have the dates I lost. His research shows my Uncle Reggie-Reginald Clark- was born in 1912 and died 1978. If i remember correctly I believe it was in Campbellton...
Forum: The Site 05-16-2016, 12:03 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,857
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Thank you so very much Luford 101. You`ve...

Thank you so very much Luford 101. You`ve replaced family info in a nanosecond that was going to take me a short lifetime because I just didn`t have any of these dates anymore and immediate means to...
Forum: The Site 05-15-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,857
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
I can't get a photo of my Uncle's headstone as he...

I can't get a photo of my Uncle's headstone as he is buried too far a way for me to easily get to at the moment, same as his brothers. Neither are in the Legion Last Post that I was able to see. Its...
Forum: Introductions 05-15-2016, 10:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,579
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
I want to attach this info to the names of these...

I want to attach this info to the names of these men on my lists, it makes them more than just a name to be too easily forgotten I have this vague idea of trying to use this and other info I collect...
Forum: Introductions 05-15-2016, 10:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,579
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Thank you so much. So happy to have Edouard's...

Thank you so much. So happy to have Edouard's photo. God they look so young!
With it I will see if I can get more info about him from the RCL Percer-Rocher in his home area of Petite Anse. The...
Forum: The Site 05-15-2016, 10:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,857
Posted By Kate LeBlanc
Thanks for the clarification. The previous info...

Thanks for the clarification. The previous info seemed to clearly tell me they were definitely armoured and this didn't jibe with the very definite family lore of him being a sniper behind enemy...
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