East Lothian at War Special Projects

East Lothian at War

Jack Tully Jackson, our past  Honorary President, was long associated with recording the events and experiences of life in East Lothian during the 1939-45 war. David Haire, a past Convenor, has worked with Jack for nearly twenty-five years and has taken on responsibility for continuing the task. To extend the researcher’s reach and to provide anyone with an interest in this recent and important period of our country’s history, David has created a website. The website’s address is

Should you have any information you could share for this project, please use the email contact at the bottom of each of the website’s pages. Thank you. So far the site has attracted new information from Malawi, Hamburg and Jerusalem as well as from more local sources.