in France Research Services
you have a relative who served in the Great War?
Somewhere in France
offer a bespoke
research service, aimed at helping you discover the truth behind those
frustratingly obscure family legends. Our experienced researchers can
navigate the complex and confusing network of military archives and
civilian record offices.
Regimental War Diaries;
casualty returns; individual records of officers and enlisted service
personnel; statutory registers of births, deaths and marriages. These
are just a few of the many sources we will consult in order to assemble
the fullest possible account of your relative’s time with the Colours.
The initial consultation
is free, so there’s nothing to lose. Email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
or write to Somewhere
27 Priestfield Road,
Edinburgh, EH16 5HU
If any information has
survived, we promise to find it - and at a reasonable price.
and Flanders: would you prefer to ‘do it yourself’?
You can still benefit from
our specialist knowledge.
complete Western Front travel consultancy. We’ll book your flights or
ferries, reserve your hotels and arrange for vehicle hire. We’ll even
supply the maps and directions to take you wherever you want to go.
Take the worry and
complication out of planning your trip. Give us a call. Or email or
post us your requirements. Our friendly staff will respond immediately.
You’ll already be halfway there!
you like a photograph of a particular grave?
Somewhere in France also offer a
complimentary photographic service. As long as our visit takes us close
to the required cemetery or memorial we will photograph your loved
one’s grave and post it to you on our return to Blighty. If you wish,
you can make a small donation to the Haig Fund by way of thanks.