Monthly Archives: February 2012

Port Nolloth Pastor: Victor Arthur Nicolas LEWIS (1853 – 1902)

In a previous post, I wrote about Victor QUESNELL, my husband’s uncle who was killed in World War I. Church records indicate that he was probably named for Reverend Victor LEWIS, the priest who baptized him in 1898 at St. Andrew’s Anglican Church … Continue reading

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An Unknown Soldier: Victor Robert QUESNELL (1898 – 1918)

The United States observes November 11 as Veterans Day. When I was young, many people of my grandparents’ generation still referred to it as Armistice Day, its original name. For them it would always mark a momentous event in their lives: the cessation … Continue reading

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