The Summer edition of The Review includes the second instalment of WW1 correspondence from Reginald Ollivier, serving in the trenches in France, accompanied by a biography of the Canadian Guernseyman from his granddaughter. Other articles include a history of the harbour at Les Amarreurs and news of the recent discovery (in Australia) of an illustrated postcard from a Guernsey inmate of Laufen internment camp during WW2.
We also include news of our recent win at the annual Boules Muratti against the Jersey Society and an obituary of David Godfrey, a Vice-Chairman of the Society who sadly passed away this year.
Book reviews include Jason Monaghan’s Glint of Light on Broken Glass and Rose-Marie Crossan’s The States and Secondary Education.
All in addition to the usual Island News and Membership News.
The Review is distributed free to members three times a year and includes a range of articles on Guernsey’s past, present and future. For more details see The Review.
A full index of articles since it began in 1945 can be found here - Index of Articles.