This talk will focus on First World War shipwrecks, detailing the record sources available for shipwrecks and those who were lost on board.
Speaker Dr Simon Wills is a maritime genealogist who has been researching and writing about maritime ancestors for over 20 years. He has written several books on maritime history and has a special interest in the merchant navy between 1750 and 1950.
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For more information on our First World War 100 programme, please visit: nationalarchives.gov.uk/first-world-war.