Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois March 13, 2016, meeting---Jeanne Reed on "The Children of La Hille" #general
Wife of author to speak on book about young refugees who fled Nazis:
Jeanne Reed, wife of the late Walter Reed, will speak about her
husband's book, "The Children of La Hille: Eluding Nazi Capture During
World War II", at the Sunday, March 13, 2016, meeting of the Jewish
Genealogical Society of Illinois at 2 p.m. at Temple Beth-El, 3610
Dundee Road, Northbrook, Ill.
Walter Reed's book was published by Syracuse University Press in
November 2015. He passed away in January 2016, at the age of 91.
The JGSI meeting facilities at Temple Beth-El will open at 12:30 p.m. to
accommodate those who want to use or borrow genealogy library materials,
get help with genealogy websites or ask genealogical questions before
the main program begins at 2 p.m. For more information, visit
http://jgsi.org/event-2152478 or phone 312-666-0100.
Jeanne Reed, a home economist and teacher who has worked in business,
has pledged to honor the speaking engagements that her husband had made
before his death.
Jewish Genealogical Society of Illinois