Roger Mansell Guest Lecturer Fund
To honor the extraordinary contribution made by Roger Mansell to the body of research related to the POWs and internees of the Japanese during WWII, the Descendants Group has established the Roger Mansell Lecture Fund. The monies in this fund will be used to pay for a speaker at each national convention who specializes in historical research of the fall of the Philippines and the experiences of the POWs and internees of the Japanese during the war. John Glusman delivered the 2nd Annual Roger Mansell lecture at the 2012 Convention in Albuquerque. Linda Goetz Holmes gave the 1st Annual Roger Mansell lecture at the 2011 Convention in Pittsburgh. Contributions to this fund should be made out to "Descendants Group" and mailed to the Treasurer: Judy Pruitt 23 Elwell Road Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 Please indicate in the memo portion of the check that it is for the Roger Mansell Fund. All contributions to this fund are tax deductible. The Descendants Group federal tax ID number is 26-2278685.