Did you know that the Virginia War Memorial's archive holds a collection of military records? Learn how to research the collections in this important repository. The lecture will include a display of various paper items and a discussion of how they are stored and handled.
Kyndall Drumheller is the Research & Policy Manager for the Virginia War Memorial. She received her BA in History from Randolph-Macon College and MA in American History from Liberty University. While in Graduate School she completed an education internship at the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Virginia, where she conducted tours, summer camp programs, and performed research on the involvement of African Americans on D-Day. Currently, she is working on the Virginia War Memorial’s Veterans Database - a massive project locating photographs and information on the close to 12,000 Virginians who were killed in action from World War II to the Persian Gulf War.