It’s Remembrance Weekend on the 11th and 12th November. Why not take this time of remembrance to research your ancestors’ role in World War 1 and 2?
Findmypast.co.uk is offering free access to their Military Records for the Army, Navy and Air Force from 8th to the 12th November (ends Midnight).
The databases include British Army WW1 Service Records, Medal Rolls and Honours, British Army Casualty Lists 1939-1945, Royal Naval Officers 1899-1919, British Army Lists 1839-1946, and several more.
For more information visit ‘Your family were heroes’ on Findmypast.
You may find our article on World War One Records also of help.
For Service Records after 1920 for the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, British Army and Royal Air Force personnel please see this Ministry of Defence advice on obtaining a copy of military service records.