Wednesday 8 November 2017

Free weekend access to FindMyPast military records

See links below
FindMyPast UK and FindMyPast USA are offering free access to military records from today until midnight on Sunday 12 November.

You need a registered account (free and simple to set up with no financial questions or commitments) to view the records.

Whether using the UK or USA site, you'll get free access  to transcriptions and images of original documents from the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada and Australia/NewZealand. Among the military records you can access are the following:
  • British Army Service Records
  • Medal Rolls & Honours
  • British Red Cross Register of Overseas Volunteers, 1914-1918
  • British WW1 ships lost at sea, 1914-1919
  • Royal Navy Officers 1899-1919
  • Britain, Enemy Aliens and Internees, WW1 & WW2
  • British Army Casualty Lists, 1939-1945
  • Napoleonic War Records, 1775-1817
  • British Army Lists, 1839-1846
  • Commenwealth War Graves Commission
  • US WW1 Draft Registration Cards
  • US WW1 Army Enlistments 1798-1914
  • US WW2 Army Enlistments
  • Prisoners of War, 1715-1945

FindMyPast UK Free access to military records

FindMyPast US Free access to military records