The Archives at the Virginia War Memorial

Featured speaker: Kyndall Drumheller

Tuesday, October 26, 7pm – ~8pm, ET (via Zoom)

In honor of Veteran’s Day, we will have a special presentation related to the archives at the Virginia War Memorial in Richmond, VA and how to research military records.  Ms. Drumheller will provide insight into the items from the War Memorial collections and how they are stored and handled.

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Kyndall Drumheller has been employed by the Virginia War Memorial since 2012 and is currently the Research & Policy Manager.  She received her BA in History from Randolph-Macon College and MA in American History from Liberty University.  Ms. Drumheller completed an internship at the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Virginia, where she conducted tours,  programs and performed research on the involvement of African Americans during D-Day.    Currently, she is working on a project related to the Virginia War Memorial’s Veterans Database pertaining to locating photographs and information on nearly  2,000 Virginians who were killed in action from World War II to the Persian Gulf War.

Thank you Mark Lowe!

J. Mark Lowe was the featured speaker at the GRIVA’s 2021 Fall Conference on Saturday, October 2 and provided a day full of ideas, stories and even a few gift suggestions! Thank you to those who attended the conference. In a few days, attendees can expect to receive a link to the recorded program.

The recorded program is available for a limited period of time and you can still register for the conference in order to receive access to the recording. See information in the 2021 Fall Conference tab.

We hope to see you in 2022!