Family History Society of Rockingham and Districts
An Affiliated Society of Family History WA
The person sitting is one of our members’ grandmother’s brother-in-law, although he sends the photo to his sister. His name is Colin McPherson #5023 of the No. 3 Tunneling Company. He was captured at Loos on 5th January 1917 and spent the rest of the war in a Prisoner of War Camp. In a book called ”Crumps and Camouflets” by Damien Finlayson, it says the camp was Dulmen Prisoner-of-War Camp in Westphalia, Germany. Unfortunately, at this time, we are unable to identify the other two men.
Redactions to BDM Certificates Membership Renewals
In response to a letter sent by the president of FHSRD regarding redactions to certificates, an article appeared in the West Australian on 16 November 2018.