We are looking for...
hroughout his life, the late Claude Martin knew how to collect knowledge and documents, thus knowing perfectly the life of Clairacais since the 16th century. Even today, you can also help us. For many years, the dear Yvette Coustet has discovered a thousand little treasures.
So, open your drawers and trunks, leaf through your photo albums, reread the old correspondence of your ancestors... Turn yourself into an explorer and amateur archivist, to enrich in particular our website and our upcoming publications: you rummage around, you set aside, you lend us, we scan and photograph, and we return your loan quickly!
Annette Cazenille's great grandfather's work.shop.
For the time being, it is the valiant poilus of the First World War who interest us: as you know, Laurent Guillemot has traced the lives of the 107: we now know a lot about their lives, and especially their fierce fighting in the trenches. But to illustrate the book we wish to publish, we are looking for portraits, correspondence, memories about them. Ask your relatives: if you don't have any archives on grandfather Emile or uncle Jules, perhaps one of your cousins has some?