British Military - What do I Already Know?

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= How do I find my Ancestor in the British Armed Forces? =
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=== I have my ancestor's name[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person%5Cdefault.htm [1]] ===
  
=== What do I want to know? ===
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=== I know the time period in which my ancestor served[[User:Murphynw/Sandbox1|[2]]] ===
  
*Which branch?
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'''Before 1913 '''
*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person%5Cdefault.htm Was my ancestor an officer or a soldier?]
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person%5Cdefault.htm What regiment did he serve in?]
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person%5Cdefault.htm Can I find life events or family relationships in military records?]
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person%5Cdefault.htm Did he receive a pension?]
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=== What I already know: ===
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person/officerbritisharmyafter1913.htm British Army Officers] 
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person/britisharmysoldierupto1913.htm British Army Soldires]
  
*Which branch of the armed forces
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'''After 1913  '''
**British Army
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**Royal Navy
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person/officerbritisharmyafter1913.htm British Army Officers] 
**Royal Air Personnel
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person/britisharmysoldierafter1913.htm British Army Soldiers]
**Royal Marines
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person%5Cdefault.htm My ancestor's name]
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=== I know where my ancestor served  ===
*[[User:Murphynw/Sandbox1|The time period]]  
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*[http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/looking-for-person%5Cdefault.htm The regiment]<br>
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=== I know the regiment ===
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Revision as of 18:16, 12 December 2012

Contents

I have my ancestor's name[1]

I know the time period in which my ancestor served[2]

Before 1913 

After 1913  

I know where my ancestor served

I know the regiment



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