INQUIRY QUESTIONS (LOCATIONS (fought in.) (Where were the camps or…
LOCATIONS (fought in.)
Where were the camps or trenches?
What did he do at Seymour?
Where did they move?
Where are the locations where he fought?
Where did he first arrive and where did he die?
REASONS FOR ENLISTMENT
Did he have any siblings or friends who he enlisted with?
Why did your soldier choose to go war?
Did he want to go?
Was he looking for an adventure?
How could someone so young want to be at such a bloody battle?
IMPACT OF ENLISTMENT (in local community.)
How might their experience affect family?
How will it affect his current occupation?
Was it be more beneficial for the family or a loss?
BACKGROUND (prior to enlistment.)
What was his occupation?
Who were his friends?
Did any enlist with him?
Did he enjoy his occupation?
Did he have any hobbies, talents or interests?
Did he have a religion?
When and where was your soldier born?
Was there an official certificate that documented his birth?
What was the certificate used for?
Where did he live?
What was his exact address?
In what conditions was he brought up in?
Did he grow up in poor or wealthy conditions?
How was he brought up?
Was he mother harsh or soft in his upbringing?
Who were his family members?
Why didn't his family write back?
Were the letters lost?
How did he survive?
Was the training enough for him to know what to do?
Was he able to fire accurately?
What did he do while he rested?
Did he have precious possessions?
What did he do while he rested between training, or whenever he had free time?
How were the living conditions at war?
Was he commended for any courageous actions?
His section buried one of the enemies; what was his thoughts on this?
What was his role in the war?
What weapons did he use?
Was he injured overseas?
Did he make any friends?
Who exactly was Cecil Hogan?