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This page is a list of British Military records I have located online. Please feel free to improve, edit, and add links I've overlooked.  
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| UK, Military Campaign Medal and Award Rolls, 1793-1949
 
| UK, Military Campaign Medal and Award Rolls, 1793-1949
 
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| British Commonwealth War Graves Registers, 1914-1918
 
| British Commonwealth War Graves Registers, 1914-1918
 
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| British Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920
 
| British Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920
 
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| British Army WWI Pension Records 1914-1920
 
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| Ireland, Casualties of World War I, 1914-1918
 
| Ireland, Casualties of World War I, 1914-1918
 
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| ANZAC Memorial 1914-1918
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| ANZAC Memorial, 1914-1918
 
| ANZAC Memorial, 1914-1918
 
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| Beechwood Cemetery Ottawa Canada 1873-1900
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| Beechwood Cemetery Ottawa Canada 1873-1900  
 
| http://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=2168
 
| http://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=2168
 
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| ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1633
 
| ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1633
 
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| UK Soldiers Died in Great War  
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| UK Soldiers Died in Great War
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1543
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1543
 
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| National Roll of Great War 1914-1919  
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| National Roll of Great War 1914-1919
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| http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1538
 
| http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1538
 
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| WWI Service Records 1914-1920  
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| WWI Service Records 1914-1920
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1219
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1219
 
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| WWI Pension Records, 1914-1920  
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| WWI Pension Records, 1914-1920
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1114
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1114
 
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| WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920  
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| WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1262
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1262
 
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| Boer War Casualties, 1899-1902  
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| Boer War Casualties, 1899-1902
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1912
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1912
 
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| Army Roll Hounour, 1939-1945  
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| Army Roll Hounour, 1939-1945
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1604
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1604
 
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| Prisoners of War, 1939-1945  
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| Prisoners of War, 1939-1945
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1601
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1601
 
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| Waterloo Medal Roll, 1815  
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| Waterloo Medal Roll, 1815
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1831
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1831
 
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| Gateshead, Durham Honour Roll, 1914-20  
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| Gateshead, Durham Honour Roll, 1914-20
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1641
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1641
 
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| WWII United Newsreels, 1942-1946  
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| WWII United Newsreels, 1942-1946
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1142
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1142
 
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| Canadian CEF Burials 1914-1919  
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| Canadian CEF Burials 1914-1919
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1952
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1952
 
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| Canadian Soldiers WWI 1914-1918  
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| Canadian Soldiers WWI 1914-1918
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1086
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1086
 
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| British Commonwealth War Graves Registers, 1914-1918  
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| British Commonwealth War Graves Registers, 1914-1918
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| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1539
 
| http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1539
 
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| United Kingdom, Chelsea Pensioners' Service Records, 1760-1913
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| https://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1952868
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| United Kingdom, Militia Service Records, 1806-1915
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| https://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/2046942
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| 1835-1941
| 1913
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| FamilySearch.org
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| 3
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| United Kingdom, Chelsea Pensioners' Service Records, 1760-1913
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| http://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1952868
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| 1806
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| 1915
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| United Kingdom, Militia Service Records, 1806-1915
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| United Kingdom, Merchant Navy Seamen Records, 1835-1941
| http://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/2046942
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| https://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1762440
 
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| 1835
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| 1861
| 1941
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| FindMyPast.co.uk ($)  
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| Worldwide Army Index 1861  
| United Kingdom, Merchant Navy Seamen Records, 1835-1941
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| http://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1762440
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| Worldwide Army Index 1861
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/1861-army-index
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/1861-army-index
 
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| 1656
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| 1899-1902
| 2005
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|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
| Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902
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| Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902  
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/boer-war-register-search-start.action?product=BW
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/boer-war-register-search-start.action?product=BW
 
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| Armed Forces Births 1761-2005  
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| Armed Forces Births 1761-2005
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/armed-forces/births
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/armed-forces/births
 
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| 1796-2005
 
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| Armed Forces Marriages 1796-2005  
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| Armed Forces Marriages 1796-2005
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/armed-forces/marriages
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/armed-forces/marriages
 
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| Army Deserters 1828-1840  
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| Army Deserters 1828-1840
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/other-records/army-deserters
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/other-records/army-deserters
 
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| 1939-1945
 
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| Army Roll of Honour 1939-1945  
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| Army Roll of Honour 1939-1945
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/army-roll-of-honour-1939-1945-search-start.action?product=ARH
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/army-roll-of-honour-1939-1945-search-start.action?product=ARH
 
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| 1760-1915
 
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| British Army Service Records 1760-1915  
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| British Army Service Records 1760-1915
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/army-service-records/all
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/army-service-records/all
 
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| 1914-1918
 
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|  
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| De Ruvigny's Roll 1914-1918  
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| De Ruvigny's Roll 1914-1918
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/de-ruvignys-roll-search-start.action?product=DR
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/de-ruvignys-roll-search-start.action?product=DR
 
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| 1914-1920
 
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| Distingushed Conduct Medal Citations 1914-1920  
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| Distingushed Conduct Medal Citations 1914-1920
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/distinguished-conduct-medal-citations-search-start.action?product=DCM
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/distinguished-conduct-medal-citations-search-start.action?product=DCM
 
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| Ireland's Memorial Records of the Great War  
| Ireland's Memorial Records of the Great War
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/irelands-memorial-records-search-start.action?product=IMR
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/irelands-memorial-records-search-start.action?product=IMR
 
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| 1856-1940
 
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| Military Nurses 1856-1940  
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| Military Nurses 1856-1940
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/military-nurses/
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/military-nurses/
 
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| 1914-1918
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
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| National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918  
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| National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-roll-of-the-great-war-search-start.action?product=NR
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-roll-of-the-great-war-search-start.action?product=NR
 
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| 1914-1919
 
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| Naval Casualties 1914-1919  
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| Naval Casualties 1914-1919
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/naval-casualties-from-the-great-war-search-start.action?product=NC
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/naval-casualties-from-the-great-war-search-start.action?product=NC
 
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| 1914-1918
 
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| New Zealand WWI Soldiers 1914-1919  
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| New Zealand WWI Soldiers 1914-1919
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/new-zealand/wwi-soldiers
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/new-zealand/wwi-soldiers
 
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| 1656-1888
 
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| Other Army Lists &amp; Roll Calls 1656-1888  
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| Other Army Lists &amp; Roll Calls 1656-1888
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/genericSearch.action?genericSearchType=1
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/genericSearch.action?genericSearchType=1
 
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| 1860-1912
 
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| Paddington Rifles 1860-1912  
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| Paddington Rifles 1860-1912
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/muster-rolls/paddington-rifles
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/muster-rolls/paddington-rifles
 
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| 1863-1905
 
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| Royal Fusiliers Collection 1863-1905  
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| Royal Fusiliers Collection 1863-1905
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/royal-fusiliers
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/royal-fusiliers
 
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| 1914-1919
 
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| Royal Marine Medal Roll 1914-1919  
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| Royal Marine Medal Roll 1914-1919
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/royal-marine-medal-roll-search-start.action
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/royal-marine-medal-roll-search-start.action
 
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| 1914-1920
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
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| Royal Naval Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920  
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| Royal Naval Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/medal-rolls/royal-navy-officers
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/medal-rolls/royal-navy-officers
 
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| 1914-1919
 
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| Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919  
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| Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/soldiers-died-in-the-great-war-search-start.action?product=SD
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/soldiers-died-in-the-great-war-search-start.action?product=SD
 
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| 1908-1933
 
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| Surrey Recruitment Registers 1908-1933  
|
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| Surrey Recruitment Registers 1908-1933
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/surrey-registers
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/surrey-registers
 
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| 1815
 
|  
 
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| Waterloo Medal Roll 1815  
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| Waterloo Medal Roll 1815
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/waterloo-medal-roll-1815-search-start.action?product=WMR
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/waterloo-medal-roll-1815-search-start.action?product=WMR
 
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| WWII Escapes &amp; Evaders  
| WWII Escapes &amp; Evaders
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/wwii/wwii-escapers
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/wwii/wwii-escapers
 
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| WWII Prisoners of War  
| WWII Prisoners of War
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| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/wwII-prisoners-of-war-search-start.action?product=POW
 
| http://www.findmypast.co.uk/wwII-prisoners-of-war-search-start.action?product=POW
 
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| 1661-1997
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| TheGenealogist.co.uk ($)
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| Search link at right (select "Military")
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| [http://www.thegenealogist.co.uk/user/subscriptions.php?view=res www.thegenealogist.co.uk/user/subscriptions.php?view=res]
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| 1689-1944
 
|  
 
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| Navy Lists 1689-1944
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| 1661-1940
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
| TheGenealogist.co.uk ($)
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| Army Lists 1661-1940
 
|  
 
|  
| General Search available at (see right)
 
| http://www.thegenealogist.co.uk/researchguide/?cid=1&amp;p=123#125
 
 
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| 1933, 1939, 1943
| 1927
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| Navy Lists 1689-1944
 
 
|  
 
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| Air Force Lists 1933, 1939, 1943
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| Army Lists 1661-1940
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| 1914-1918
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
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| De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918
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| Air Force Lists 1933, 1939, 1943
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| The Green Howards 1688-1931 Officers
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| Roll of Officiers York &amp; Lancaster Regiment 1756-1884
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| Regimental Records of Highland Light Infantry (Old 71st &amp; 74th)
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| 1900 The Black Watch - Record of an Historic Regiment  
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| List of British Officers Taken Prisoner, 1914-1918
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| 1914-19, Soldiers Died in the Great War, Part 9 (King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment)
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| List of British Officers Taken Prisoner, 1914-1918
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| WWI Navy and Military Despatches Vol. 1- Vol. 7
| War Office Casualty Lists 1917-1918
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| 1815-1815
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| Military-Genealogy.com
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| Men of Battle of Waterloo 1815 (39000 soldiers)
| WWI Navy and Military Despatches Vol. 1- Vol. 7
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| Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919
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| 1914-1918
| 1815
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| <br>
| Military-Genealogy.com
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| WWI
| 12
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| The National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918
| Men of Battle of Waterloo 1815 (39000 soldiers)
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| 1914-1924
| 1902
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| <span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span>
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| De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1924
| Boer War Casualities 1899-1902
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| 1914
 
| 1919
 
| WWI
 
 
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| Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919
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| Distinguished Conduct medal Citations
 
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| WWI  
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| Ireland's Memorial Records
| The National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918
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| 1914
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| 1914-1918
| 1924
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| <br>
| WWI
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| WWI  
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| British Officers Taken POW Aug 1914-Nov 1918 (8700 officers)
| De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1924
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|  
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| <br>
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| Distinguished Conduct medal Citations
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| <br>
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| Army Roll of Honour 1939-1945
| Ireland's Memorial Records
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| 1918
 
| WWI
 
 
|  
 
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| British Officers Taken POW Aug 1914-Nov 1918 (8700 officers)
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| <br>
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|  
 
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| 1914
 
| 1919
 
| WWI
 
 
|  
 
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| Naval Casualities 1914-1919
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| <br>
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| WWII
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| 1935
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| Scotland's People ($)
| WWII
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| Service Returns 1881-1958 /deaths at military stations abroad
| Army Roll of Honour 1939-1945
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| WWII
 
 
|  
 
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| British Prisoners of War (German Camps)
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| Service Departments Registers
 
|  
 
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|  
 
|  
 
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|  
| WWII
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| War Returns South African War 1899-1902
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|  
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|  
 
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|  
 
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|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
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| no years given
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|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
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|  
 
|  
|  
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| ADM 13b
|  
+
| Index to passing certificates, Engineers and Royal Navy, 1863-1901
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|  
 
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| Hospital Service Registers and Registers of Deaths and Injuries, 1742-1957
|
 
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1853-1872
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| ADM 139b  
|
+
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| ADM 139b
+
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+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1786-1909
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| ADM 142  
|
+
| Register of Seamen's Wills (1786-1909)  
| ADM 142
+
| Register of Seamen's Wills (1786-1909)
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1842-1925
 
|  
 
|  
|
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| ADM 159  
|
+
| Royal Marines' service records (1842-1925)  
| ADM 159
+
| Royal Marines' service records (1842-1925)
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1871-1915
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| ADM 171  
|
+
| Navy Medal Rolls 1871-1915  
| ADM 171
+
| Navy Medal Rolls 1871-1915
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1816-1947
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| ADM 175  
|
+
| Coastguard Records of Service 1816-1947  
| ADM 175
+
| Coastguard Records of Service 1816-1947
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1873-1924
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| ADM 188  
|
+
| Royal Navy Seamen's Services 1873-1924  
| ADM 188
+
| Royal Navy Seamen's Services 1873-1924
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1756-1917
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| ADM 196  
|
+
| Royal Navy Officer's Service Records 1756-1917  
| ADM 196
+
| Royal Navy Officer's Service Records 1756-1917
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
| http://discovery.nationalarchives. gov.uk/SearchUI/
 
|
 
 
|  
 
|  
| AIR 54
 
| South Africa Air Force: Operations Record Books
 
 
|  
 
|  
 +
| AIR 54
 +
| South Africa Air Force: Operations Record Books
 +
| [http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/SearchUI/ http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/SearchUI/]
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| AIR 78  
| AIR 78
+
| Index to Airmen and Air Women  
| Index to Airmen and Air Women
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1917-1920
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WAAC  
|
+
| Women's Army Auxiliary Corps Service Records, 1917-1920  
| WAAC
+
| Women's Army Auxiliary Corps Service Records, 1917-1920
+
 
| aka Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps
 
| aka Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 25  
| WO 25
+
 
| Regimental Description and Sucession Books  
 
| Regimental Description and Sucession Books  
 
|  
 
|  
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|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 30  
| WO 30
+
| Waterloo Prize List  
| Waterloo Prize List
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 32  
| WO 32
+
| Certificates of Births, Marriages, Deaths, &amp; Burials  
| Certificates of Births, Marriages, Deaths, &amp; Burials
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 42  
| WO 42
+
| Officer's Birth Certificates, Wills, and Personal Papers  
| Officer's Birth Certificates, Wills, and Personal Papers
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 65  
| WO 65
+
| Printed Annual Army Lists  
| Printed Annual Army Lists
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 67  
| WO 67
+
| Depot Description Books  
| Depot Description Books
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 68  
| WO 68
+
| Depot Description Books  
| Depot Description Books
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 69  
| WO 69
+
| Artillery Records of Services  
| Artillery Records of Services
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 76  
| WO 76
+
| Records of Officer's Services  
| Records of Officer's Services
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1914-1922
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 95a  
|
+
| WWI Occupation War Diaries, 1914-1922  
| WO 95a
+
| WWI Occupation War Diaries, 1914-1922
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| to 1915
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 96  
|
+
| Militia Attestation Papers (to 1915)  
| WO 96
+
| Militia Attestation Papers (to 1915)
+
 
| $ - through FindMyPast
 
| $ - through FindMyPast
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1760-1915
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 97  
|
+
| Chelsea Pensionsers Soldiers' Documents (1760-1915)  
| WO 97
+
| Chelsea Pensionsers Soldiers' Documents (1760-1915)
+
 
| $ - through FindMyPast
 
| $ - through FindMyPast
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 98  
| WO 98
+
| Victoria Cross Registers  
| Victoria Cross Registers
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 102  
| WO 102
+
| Long Service and Good Conduct Awards, Registers  
| Long Service and Good Conduct Awards, Registers
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 116  
| WO 116
+
| Chelsea Hospital Artillery Out -Pensions and Admission Books  
| Chelsea Hospital Artillery Out -Pensions and Admission Books
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 117  
| WO 117
+
| Chelsea Hospital Pensions and Admission Books  
| Chelsea Hospital Pensions and Admission Books
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 118  
| WO 118
+
| Kilmainham Royal Hospital Admission Books  
| Kilmainham Royal Hospital Admission Books
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1717-1857
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 120  
|
+
| Chelsea Hospital Regiment Registers of Admission Out-Pensions 1717-1857  
| WO 120
+
| Chelsea Hospital Regiment Registers of Admission Out-Pensions 1717-1857
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1918-1920
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 144  
|
+
| Armistice commision, War Diary, Dispatches 1918-1920  
| WO 144
+
| Armistice commision, War Diary, Dispatches 1918-1920
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 161  
| WO 161
+
| Prisoner of War interviews and reports WWI  
| Prisoner of War interviews and reports WWI
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 211  
| WO 211
+
| Hart's Army List  
| Hart's Army List
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1943-45
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 229  
|
+
| Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force 1943-45  
| WO 229
+
| Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force 1943-45
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1870-1922
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 338  
|
+
| Officer's Services Index, 1870-1922  
| WO 338
+
| Officer's Services Index, 1870-1922
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 373  
| WO 373
+
| Recommendations for Honours and Awards  
| Recommendations for Honours and Awards
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 372  
| WO 372
+
| First World War Medal Index Cards  
| First World War Medal Index Cards
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO 399  
| WO 399
+
| Nursing Service Records, WWI  
| Nursing Service Records, WWI
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
 +
| 1939-1945
 
|  
 
|  
|
+
| WO400  
|
+
| Durham Home Guard records, 1939-1945  
| WO400
+
| Durham Home Guard records, 1939-1945
+
 
|  
 
|  
 
|-
 
|-
|  
+
| 1899-1902
|  
+
| [http://www.angloboerwar.com/ www.angloboerwar.com]
|  
+
| Boer War
|  
+
| Historical and biographical data on soldiers who served in the Boer War
|  
+
| Is searchable by name
|
+
 
|-
 
|-
 
|  
 
|  
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|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|  
+
| a - not searchable by name
|
+
 
|-
 
|-
| a - not searchable by name
 
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
 
|  
|
 
|-
 
 
| b - download printed index, no search
 
| b - download printed index, no search
|
 
|
 
|
 
|
 
|
 
|-
 
|
 
 
|}
 
|}
 +
 +
[[Category:United_Kingdom]]

Revision as of 19:35, 9 May 2013

This page is a list of British Military records online. Please feel free to improve, edit, and add links we've overlooked.

Date
Range
Website # of data-
bases
Database Title or Description Search URL or Comments
1793-1949 Ancestry.ca ($) 10 http://search.ancestry.ca/search/category.aspx?cat=39
1793-1949 UK Medal Awards 1793-1949 UK, Military Campaign Medal and Award Rolls, 1793-1949
1914-1918 Commonwealth War Graves Registers British Commonwealth War Graves Registers, 1914-1918
1914-1920 British Army WWI Service Records British Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920
1914-1920 British Army WWI Service Records British Army WWI Pension Records 1914-1920
1914-1920 British Army WWI Medal Rolls Cards British Army WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920
Scottish Soldiers Colonial America Scottish Soldiers in Colonial America, Part I
1914-1918 Ireland Casualties WWI Ireland, Casualties of World War I, 1914-1918
1914-1918 ANZAC Memorial 1914-1918 ANZAC Memorial, 1914-1918
1873-1900 Beechwood Cemetery Ottawa Canada 1873-1900 http://search.ancestry.ca/search/db.aspx?dbid=2168
1914-1918 Ancestry.co.uk ($) 14 Ireland Casualties WWI, 1914-1918 ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1633
1914-1920 UK Soldiers Died in Great War http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1543
1914-1919 National Roll of Great War 1914-1919 http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1538
1914-1920 WWI Service Records 1914-1920 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1219
1914-1920 WWI Pension Records, 1914-1920 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1114
1914-1920 WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1262
1899-1902 Boer War Casualties, 1899-1902 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1912
1939-1945 Army Roll Hounour, 1939-1945 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1604
1939-1945 Prisoners of War, 1939-1945 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1601
1815 Waterloo Medal Roll, 1815 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1831
1914-1920 Gateshead, Durham Honour Roll, 1914-20 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1641
1942-1946 WWII United Newsreels, 1942-1946 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1142
1914-1919 Canadian CEF Burials 1914-1919 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1952
1914-1918 Canadian Soldiers WWI 1914-1918 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1086
1914-1918 British Commonwealth War Graves Registers, 1914-1918 http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1539
1760-1913 FamilySearch.org 3 United Kingdom, Chelsea Pensioners' Service Records, 1760-1913 https://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1952868
1806-1915 United Kingdom, Militia Service Records, 1806-1915 https://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/2046942
1835-1941 United Kingdom, Merchant Navy Seamen Records, 1835-1941 https://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1762440
1861 FindMyPast.co.uk ($) 23 Worldwide Army Index 1861 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/1861-army-index
1899-1902 Anglo-Boer War 1899-1902 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/boer-war-register-search-start.action?product=BW
1761-2005 Armed Forces Births 1761-2005 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/armed-forces/births
1796-2005 Armed Forces Marriages 1796-2005 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/armed-forces/marriages
1828-1840 Army Deserters 1828-1840 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/other-records/army-deserters
1939-1945 Army Roll of Honour 1939-1945 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/army-roll-of-honour-1939-1945-search-start.action?product=ARH
1760-1915 British Army Service Records 1760-1915 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/army-service-records/all
1914-1918 De Ruvigny's Roll 1914-1918 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/de-ruvignys-roll-search-start.action?product=DR
1914-1920 Distingushed Conduct Medal Citations 1914-1920 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/distinguished-conduct-medal-citations-search-start.action?product=DCM
Ireland's Memorial Records of the Great War http://www.findmypast.co.uk/irelands-memorial-records-search-start.action?product=IMR
1856-1940 Military Nurses 1856-1940 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/military-nurses/
1914-1918 National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-roll-of-the-great-war-search-start.action?product=NR
1914-1919 Naval Casualties 1914-1919 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/naval-casualties-from-the-great-war-search-start.action?product=NC
1914-1918 New Zealand WWI Soldiers 1914-1919 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/new-zealand/wwi-soldiers
1656-1888 Other Army Lists & Roll Calls 1656-1888 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/genericSearch.action?genericSearchType=1
1860-1912 Paddington Rifles 1860-1912 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/muster-rolls/paddington-rifles
1863-1905 Royal Fusiliers Collection 1863-1905 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/royal-fusiliers
1914-1919 Royal Marine Medal Roll 1914-1919 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/royal-marine-medal-roll-search-start.action
1914-1920 Royal Naval Officers Medal Roll 1914-1920 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/medal-rolls/royal-navy-officers
1914-1919 Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/soldiers-died-in-the-great-war-search-start.action?product=SD
1908-1933 Surrey Recruitment Registers 1908-1933 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/indexes/surrey-registers
1815 Waterloo Medal Roll 1815 http://www.findmypast.co.uk/waterloo-medal-roll-1815-search-start.action?product=WMR
WWII Escapes & Evaders http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/military/wwii/wwii-escapers
WWII Prisoners of War http://www.findmypast.co.uk/wwII-prisoners-of-war-search-start.action?product=POW
1661-1997 TheGenealogist.co.uk ($) 41 Search link at right (select "Military") www.thegenealogist.co.uk/user/subscriptions.php?view=res
1689-1944
Navy Lists 1689-1944
1661-1940 Army Lists 1661-1940
1933, 1939, 1943 Air Force Lists 1933, 1939, 1943
1914-1918 De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918
The National Roll of the Great War
Bond of Sacrifice
1914-1918 British Roll of Honour 1914-1918
1914-1921 Chatham, Plymouth, and Portsmouth Memorial Register 1914-1921
1857-1923 The Victoria Cross and Distinguished Service Order Records 1857-1923
Great War Memorial Registers
World War Death Indexes
WWI Soldier's Deaths
Defense Staff Lists
1813, 1876 Militia Records 1813, 1876
1865, 1938 India Lists 1865, 1938
1837-1965 Marine Births 1837-1965
1747-1980 Army Births & Registers, Marriages and Deaths 1747-1980
1947-1980 Air Births, Deaths, & Missing Persons: 1947-1980
1407-1997 Regimental Births: 1407-1997
Marriages, Deaths, and Executions of British Soldiers WWI/WWII
1815 Campaign Medals 1815
1899-1902 Boer War Casualties 1899-1902
1914-1919 Soldiers Died in Great War 1914-19
1914-1918 National Roll of Great War 1914-1918
1914-1924 De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1924
Distinguished Conduct Medal Citations
Ireland's Memorial Records WWI
1914-1919 Naval Casualties 1914-1919
World War I Death Indexes
World War II Death Indexes
15th Foot Regiment (Yorkshire East Riding) Historical Records
19th Foot Regiment (Yorkshire North Riding Historical Records
1688-1931 The Green Howards 1688-1931 Officers
History of Lancashire Militia
1756-1884 Roll of Officiers York & Lancaster Regiment 1756-1884
Regimental Records of Highland Light Infantry (Old 71st & 74th)
86th Foot Regiment (Royal County Down ) Historical Records
1862-1914 List of Officers of the Royal Regiment of Artillery 1862-1914
1900 1900 The Black Watch - Record of an Historic Regiment
1914-1919 1914-19, Soldiers Died in the Great War, Part 9 (King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment)
1914-1919 List of British Officers Taken Prisoner, 1914-1918
1917-1918 War Office Casualty Lists 1917-1918
WWI Navy and Military Despatches Vol. 1- Vol. 7
1815-1815 Military-Genealogy.com 12 Men of Battle of Waterloo 1815 (39000 soldiers)
1899-1902 Boer War Casualities 1899-1902
1914-1919
WWI Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919
1914-1918
WWI The National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918
1914-1924 WWI De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1924

WWI Distinguished Conduct medal Citations


WWI Ireland's Memorial Records
1914-1918
WWI British Officers Taken POW Aug 1914-Nov 1918 (8700 officers)
1914-1919
WWI Naval Casualities 1914-1919
1939-1935
WWII Army Roll of Honour 1939-1945

WWII British Prisoners of War (German Camps)

WWII POW Naval & Air Forces of Great Britain & The Empire (21,000)
1881-1958 Scotland's People ($) 4 Service Returns 1881-1958 /deaths at military stations abroad www.scotlandspeople.co.uk
Service Departments Registers
1899-1902 War Returns South African War 1899-1902
1914-1918
WWII Scottish Warrant Officers Army/Navy 1914-1918
1939-1945
WWII Scots in Armed Forces WWII 1939-1945
1369-1453 Forces War Records ($) 11 The Soldier in Later Medieval England (250,000 names) http://www.forces-war-records.co.uk
Other databases one single search, results sorted by time period, as follows:

Over 3 million records

Free membership

fee for some databases

1700-1792
Pre-Napoleonic
1793-1815
Napoleonic ( Men of the Battle of Waterloo, Napoleonic War Records, )
1800-1853 Early 19th Century
1853-1856 Crimean War (Crimean War Records, )
1857-1899 Victorian Conflicts ( Indian Mutiny Records, )
1899-1902 Boer War (Boer War Casualties, )
1914-1920 WWI (Soldiers Died in the Great War, WW1 Records, Commonwealth War Graves, De Ruvignys Roll Of Honour, )
1939-1945 WWII (World War 2 Naval Losses, WW2 Records, Commonwealth War Graves, Army Roll of Honour, British Prisoners of War)
1946-2012 Post WWII (Falklands War Records, Home Guard, ?)
no years given

Medal Rolls
www.militaryarchive.co.uk ($)
Search by group of records www.militaryarchive.co.uk, some free
1876-1919 The Rolls Army long service and good conduct medals
1895-1930

Volunteer Long Service Medal (British issues)
1914-1915 Stars (Army & Royal Flying Corps Officers)
no dates given Territorial Force War Medal (Officers)
1880-1935 Murphy's registers
250,000 records, see source list. Search requires login.
The Library >550 unit histories and biographical reference books ($)
1756-1945 TNA - National Archives of the UK ADM 10b Officers' Services, Indexes to ADM 9/2-81 and ADM 11/7-8, Miscellana, 1660-1933
1863-1901 ADM 13b Index to passing certificates, Engineers and Royal Navy, 1863-1901
NOTE: whatever search is available for each of these record collections is also included in a Discovery search ADM 104b Hospital Service Registers and Registers of Deaths and Injuries, 1742-1957
1853-1872 ADM 139b Index Royal Navy Continuous Service Books (1853-1872)
1786-1909 ADM 142 Register of Seamen's Wills (1786-1909)
1842-1925 ADM 159 Royal Marines' service records (1842-1925)
1871-1915 ADM 171 Navy Medal Rolls 1871-1915
1816-1947 ADM 175 Coastguard Records of Service 1816-1947
1873-1924 ADM 188 Royal Navy Seamen's Services 1873-1924
1756-1917 ADM 196 Royal Navy Officer's Service Records 1756-1917
AIR 54 South Africa Air Force: Operations Record Books http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/SearchUI/
AIR 78 Index to Airmen and Air Women
1917-1920 WAAC Women's Army Auxiliary Corps Service Records, 1917-1920 aka Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps
WO 25 Regimental Description and Sucession Books
WO 30 Waterloo Prize List
WO 32 Certificates of Births, Marriages, Deaths, & Burials
WO 42 Officer's Birth Certificates, Wills, and Personal Papers
WO 65 Printed Annual Army Lists
WO 67 Depot Description Books
WO 68 Depot Description Books
WO 69 Artillery Records of Services
WO 76 Records of Officer's Services
1914-1922 WO 95a WWI Occupation War Diaries, 1914-1922
to 1915 WO 96 Militia Attestation Papers (to 1915) $ - through FindMyPast
1760-1915 WO 97 Chelsea Pensionsers Soldiers' Documents (1760-1915) $ - through FindMyPast
WO 98 Victoria Cross Registers
WO 102 Long Service and Good Conduct Awards, Registers
WO 116 Chelsea Hospital Artillery Out -Pensions and Admission Books
WO 117 Chelsea Hospital Pensions and Admission Books
WO 118 Kilmainham Royal Hospital Admission Books
1717-1857 WO 120 Chelsea Hospital Regiment Registers of Admission Out-Pensions 1717-1857
1918-1920 WO 144 Armistice commision, War Diary, Dispatches 1918-1920
WO 161 Prisoner of War interviews and reports WWI
WO 211 Hart's Army List
1943-45 WO 229 Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force 1943-45
1870-1922 WO 338 Officer's Services Index, 1870-1922
WO 373 Recommendations for Honours and Awards
WO 372 First World War Medal Index Cards
WO 399 Nursing Service Records, WWI
1939-1945 WO400 Durham Home Guard records, 1939-1945
1899-1902 www.angloboerwar.com Boer War Historical and biographical data on soldiers who served in the Boer War Is searchable by name
a - not searchable by name
b - download printed index, no search