The Andover group was formed in 1980,
and we are part of Hampshire Genealogical Society based in the North West part of the county.
Our group members range from beginners to experienced researchers.
You do not have to have Hampshire ancestors to be become a member of the Andover group, and the Society.
A local branch of the Hampshire Genealogical Society.
Welcome to Andover Family History Group website.
Great Britain at War November 1914
Extracts from November 1914
Our research extends beyond the borders of Hampshire, and out
into the wider world.
A warm welcome is given to newcomers, and we are always happy to help them in their research.
Varied programme includes: Professional speakers, Workshops,
Open Forums, Group Projects and Visits to various archives.
6th Nov., Hard work in the trenches
On Wednesday, two statements were issued by the
Press Bureau which plainly showed how severe……..
6th Nov, Retreat of the Germans
The attempt of the Germans to penetrate our
line between Nieuport and Dixmude failed after
13th Nov., Stoke.
Inhabitants in this neighbourhood will be sorry to hear
that Pte George Cook, son of Mrs Cook, widow of
the Royal Marine Light Infantry, ……..
13th Nov., Andover Roll of Honour - Little London
Pte. H. Richardson, Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry.
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20th Nov.,Attacked Prussian Guards With Tigerish Determination.
It appears not to be the case Ypres has ever been in
the hands of the Germans ..........
27th Nov., Battleship Explosion
HMS Bulwark, battleship, which was lying in
Sheerness, ‘blew up’ on Thursday morning........
We wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous New Year. Our Next meeting Thursday 8th January 2015 'Members Night featuring An Audience with and a guest speaker Heather Wylde -"Keep it in the family"
Read the full newspaper articles in the Nov., 2014 Newsletter