Talk on WWII Movies

Donovan Shilling will talk about Movies of World War II  on June 9th at the Greece Public Library at 7:00 pm. World War II was a dramatic time for many people. The motion picture industry was especially alert to concerns the public had for our service men fighting overseas. They not only produced the usual …

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Free Military Records for Memorial Day

This weekend many commercial genealogy websites are giving free access to some of their military and veteran’s records. Not everything is free but enough is available that you may find records for some of your family. Most are only available until Monday evening. All three of these websites will try to get to to subscribe …

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Talk on Rochester in WWII

This Tuesday, Greece Historical Society presents Rochester in World War II, by Bob Marcotte Rochester industry was completely transformed to supply the military during World War II. Companies had to completely retool to meet demanding specifications for weapons and other material. Moreover, as men went into the armed services, women were hired for the assembly …

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