Geraldine Charles, FIBIS founder trustee, experienced researcher and speaker at family history events: To mark 100 years since the end of WWI, Geraldine will report on her most recent project to identify Anglo-Indian and European soldiers recruited in India to fight in WWI. Like her earlier work locating the descendants of medal recipients, it honours the contribution of Indians, Anglo-Indians and Europeans based in India at that time.
The next FIBIS residential conference celebrates the society’s 20th birthday and will run from Friday 28th to Sunday 30th September at the Hawkwell House Hotel in Iffley, Oxford. We have lined up speakers on a range of topics which we hope will fill in some gaps and encourage delegates to pursue their own investigations. There will be opportunities over the weekend to consult FIBIS and other experts on individual research problems, and also to view examples of past FIBIS [...]
The cost includes accommodation on Saturday, breakfast on Sunday, lunch and formal dinner on Saturday and all refreshment breaks. Not a FIBIS member? Join FIBIS today and benefit from the reduced member rate. [event_details]
Photos from our 2014 ConferenceMany thanks to Liz Chater for letting us use some of her photos taken at the conference. [gallery type="slideshow" [...]
Price per person includes morning coffee, lunch and afternoon tea as well as all lectures and workshops on the day. Overnight accommodation is not included. [event_details]
Photos from our 2014 ConferenceMany thanks to Liz Chater for letting us use some of her photos taken at the conference. [gallery type="slideshow" link="none" ids="47765,47760,47759,47758,47764,47755,47754,47753,47763,47757"]
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Price per person includes morning coffee, lunch, afternoon tea and Gala Dinner as well as all lectures and workshops on the day. Overnight accommodation is not included. Full details of speakers for Saturday will be added shortly. In the meantime details of the conference and confirmed speakers can be found here. [event_details]