Talks & workshops

Bernard, 26 March 2013 · # · · Comment

Fokker fodder and castor oil: life above the trenches

Another good crowd filled the Mosman Room for this month’s talk, delivered by Gareth Morgan, President of the Australian Society of WWI Aero Historians.

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Bernard, 14 February 2013 · # · · · Comment [1]

The Cullens ‘carry on’

It was a packed Mosman Room to hear Tony Cunneen’s talk on Sir William and the Cullen family of Tregoyd in Raglan Street. Tony brought a unique perspective to our project by sharing his knowledge of the Sydney legal profession’s contribution to the war effort.

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Bernard, 8 December 2012 · # · · Comment

The Lost Diggers: Ross Coulthart at Mosman Library

A great story, well told. Thanks to Ross and his wife Kerrie for an excellent evening. Thanks also to Pages & Pages Booksellers and Inside History who joined us on the night.

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Bernard D, 23 September 2012 · # · · · Comment

Finding your First World War ANZACs

Kerry Farmer gave an excellent overview of WWI family history resources at Mosman Library this week. You can download the handout here:

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Gavin Fordyce, 9 August 2012 · # · · · Comment

Identities and identifiers

If we’re going to gather information about Mosman’s WWI servicepeople, first we have to find out who they were. The names on the Mosman War Memorial and George Franki’s research provide us with a great starting point, but there may be many others waiting to be identified.

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