Family book

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When writing your family history, add the photographs of your ancestors. If you have military ancestors, it would be very interesting for your chidren to know their career or at least their name, regiment, grade and enlisting date.

♦♦♦ These documents can be consulted and discussed when having a family gathering.

♦♦ Don’t forget to write down names and dates (possibly location) on the photograph.

 

My ancestor was a sailor

Daniel BEGU

Daniel BEGU – 1939

Rene TASTET’s nephew.

Daniel joined the Navy in 1939 as a radio engineer on a warship called “Le Malin” (‘The Cunning’).

After the war, he worked as an aircraft assistant. He became Mayor of Martignas en Jalle, a French town in Bordeaux area.

My military ancestor

From Colonel Christian TASTET :
René TASTET
René TASTET
1925
118th Artillery squadron in La Rochelle (France)
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René TASTET and his fellows
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Jules TASTET
Soldier in the French army 1871-1942
18th squadron forwarding of troops & equipments
in BORDEAUX – FRANCE

Francois Guillaume TASTET
Francois Guillaume TASTET
Jules brother
Soldier in the French army
1914-1918 war

Your military ancestor

René PETIT 56th Artillery Regiment War cross 1914-1918

René PETIT
56th Artillery Regiment
War cross 1914-1918

Keep alive the memory of your ancestors for your children and grand-children.

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Jean-Claude GILBERT
Born in 1888 at Saint-Point (France)- teacher
Enlisted in French Army in 1914
(BOMAL GILBERT family archives)

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Two friends
French Army 1914
(PETIT family archives)

Franz DAB
Franz DABE
Born in Lorraine

Half-brother of Melanie MICHEL, wife of Nicolas GRAND (see above)
Enlisted in German Army 1915 (Lorraine belonged to Germany)
Killed aged 21 in Argonne forest
(GRAND family archives)

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Charles RAVET
French army 1914
(RAVET family archives)
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Eugene ROHEE
French army – artillery 1906
(PETIT family archives)