Commander Stephen Cornish RAN presented an address on “A journey into family military history or how I became an historian by accident” to the Launceston Historical Society meeting on 16 April 2023.
The full address is posted here with illustrations:
Address to Launceston Historical Society by Stephen Cornish
Read the April 2023 Launceston Historical Society Newsletter here: 188 April 2023
Our Anzac-themed meeting on 16 April is Commander Stephen Cornish RAN speaking on how he became an accidental historian.
In May Sandra Duck and Maureen Martin Ferris will speak on the Tasmanian Pictorial Church Index they are compiling.
Moira McAlister will speak on Dr Barry Cotter and his wife Izzy in June.
More information about these events is in the Newsletter as well as a list of the last couple of months of ‘Our History’ articles, and other events and activities.
Everyone is welcome to come along to learn more about our history. Admission is free for LHS members, and $5 for visitors.