Army Records for Family Historians

Army Records for Family Historians

by Simon Fowler, William Spencer
     
 

A guide to aid those tracing their English, Irish or Commonwealth ancestors who served in the British Army between the 17th and 20th centuries.

This clear and comprehensive guide will help both the beginner and the more experienced researcher to identify the key sources held in the Public Record Office, to find out more about army ancestors, who they were, where

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Overview

A guide to aid those tracing their English, Irish or Commonwealth ancestors who served in the British Army between the 17th and 20th centuries.

This clear and comprehensive guide will help both the beginner and the more experienced researcher to identify the key sources held in the Public Record Office, to find out more about army ancestors, who they were, where they came from and where they served.

Detailed case studies help to bring the records alive, showing what sort of picture can be developed of the individual soldier, whether officer or rank and file. It covers not only the regular army but militia, colonial and dominion forces and nursing services.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781873162590
Publisher:
National Archives (PRO), The
Publication date:
10/01/1999
Series:
Readers' Guides Series
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
154
Product dimensions:
7.46(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.33(d)

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