Category:Military and Maritime History
Most researchers will have at least one relation who served on land or sea, in peace or war. Our military and maritime history pages have a wealth of links to historical resources and information on how to obtain records of service.
The individual pages are listed below, but there are three main pages:
- Military Research: A detailed overview of where to look for records.
- Military History: The central page for military information.
- Maritime History: The central page for maritime information.
The British Army, Royal Navy and Air Force each have their own dedicated page.
There are separate pages for World War One and World War Two.
Resources for the Allied Forces can be found on the page for each nation:
In addition, there is a page dedicated to those who lost their lives in the service of their country.
You may also find these editions of the Family tree Online Magazine to be useful in your research: