A number of new records have been added to Ancestry.co.uk which will be a welcome addition for those researching their ancestors’ war experiences during WWII and those with Indian connections and worked for the East India Company.
The records are:
British Army Prisoners of War, 1939-1945
Searchable listing of World War II British Army prisoners of war. Information includes: name, rank, army number, regiment, POW number, and camp information.
Army Roll of Honour, 1939-1945
Searchable Roll of Honour – a listing of British Army casualties from World War II (WWII).
Scanned copies of The East India Register & Directory, 1844,and Thacker’s Indian Directory, 1895.