Author Archives: Barney

About Barney

Navy and Genealogical website

In May of 2016, my wife and I visited Europe and the UK. Our trip was in three parts. The first part was The Great Canadian War Memorial Tour by Globus Tours. It was a ten day guided tour through … Continue reading

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A new section is being developed as a sub-set under HMCS Kootenay in the Navy Pages. I was on Kootenay in the thick of it,  during this little known critical moment in history.

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Bill McCann and I finally met after 60 plus years on March 13, 2014. Dana and I stopped off in Rosthern this past week on our way back home from visiting grandkids and family in Lloydminster and met Bill and … Continue reading

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March 2, 2014:  More changes and a few more photos, thanks to Bill McCann…

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January 25, 2014…..Changes to structure and ammendments to new data received…

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The new Yellowknife pages are now uploaded and are active!  Enjoy!

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The new pages for my Yellowknife Albums (Family Genealogy section) are just about finished. I have uploaded the cover page, that gives an outline  of that period in my life from 1947 to 1950. All you can do is read … Continue reading

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Missing Matelot

In March 1965, Ordinary Seaman,  John Wesley Awde went missing and was never heard  from, or seen again… I have had this note on my web site for about 5 years and some that recall him and knew about his missing have contacted … Continue reading

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I have completed moving new web site to the “root” of my domain. There is still some ongoing work, some of the images are not referenced properly and have to be re-installed. As well, more of the data content is … Continue reading

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I am finally starting to understand WordPress and how it’s all put together.

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