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Welcome to the Tillsonburg Military History Club website.  Our members share an interest in world and military history and are cognizant of the sacrifices made on our behalf by generations of military leaders and soldiers to preserve our freedoms and lifestyle.  

 

 

 

1918 helmet pile

 

 

Nov. 29, 2016 Regular meeting

 The focus of the meeting will be the Battle of Gettysburg.  Artifacts, book suggestions, personal stories and slides and photos will be the basis for Show and Tell.  Chris will have selected a video or two as well.

 

 

 

 

   

NOTICES of IMPORT

 1. We now have a Facebook page if you want to check it out


http://www.facebook.com/groups/tmhcgroup

 

 

2. Radio Interview:  The CBC interviewed Ted Barris about the Frank's project dealing with the downing of Halifax Bomber HR864LQ-M by a German nightfighter over Ten Boer, Belgium during WW2.  Go to the link if you wish to hear the broadcast.

 

 

3. Subject: Noteworthy web site - Air Museums

This is a good collection of aviation museums including several Canadian museums.
Here is a super site with great photos of Air Museums from all over. It's amazing to see so many museums with so much stuff still preserved.

Randy visited the Canadian War Museum recently:

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  Lysander airplane on June 13 at Canadian War Museum

 

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The following Saturday on June 18th, it crashed near Cayuga.

 

4. The 'OXFORD REMEMBERS" project still continues with these events scheduled for the fall.

 

Wed Oct 19, 2016 @ 7:00PM -
Till We Meet Again ...
Fri Oct 28, 2016 @12:00AM - Fri Oct 28, 2016 @ 2:00PM
Luncheon & Lecture: "Pack Up Your Troubles "
Sat Nov 05, 2016 - Sat Dec 03, 2016
The Woodstock Museum Presents "Patriotism & Production – A look at Oxford County during WW I"
Wed Nov 09, 2016 @11:00AM -
WW1 Presentation
Tue Nov 15, 2016 @ 6:00PM -
Ingersoll District Historical Society annual Christmas dinner
Sat Nov 19, 2016 @ 7:00PM -
A Night at the Mess Hall
Wed Nov 30, 2016 @ 7:00PM -
Inside Russia and Romania

 

The dates for the Tillsonburg Station Arts display by the TMHC will be November 7-12  

 

5.  The annual TMHC dinner will be on Thursday Dec 8 at the Mill Tale Inn.