Army Records: A Guide for Family Historians

By: William Spencer

Price: $24.95

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Book Details: 160 pages; 7 1/2" x 9 3/4" , The National Archives [United Kingdom]


The National Archives’ exceptional collection of military material includes the personal files of hundreds of thousands of First World War soldiers as well as Army nursing services, the WAAC, prisoners of war from the Second World War and Korea, and a wide variety of orders, decorations and medal rolls—from the Napoleonic Wars to the Falklands. This practical and accessible guide to records in the Archives and the British Library’s India Office covers over four centuries of Army life. Written by a military specialist and adviser on family history, it provides an insider’s knowledge of material newly released, soon to become available and recently deposited in regimental museums.

Whether you are tracing an ancestor, auxiliary service, regiment or campaign, this is an invaluable guide to Britain’s military past.

About Author
William Spencer is the military records specialist at The National Archives. He is the author of the bestselling "Army Service Records of the First World War" and "Air Force Records for Family Historians".

Title: Army Records: A Guide for Family Historians

Author: William Spencer

Illustrator: Reg. Price: $24.95

Categories: Great Britain, Great Britain,

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

ISBN Number: 1905615108

ISBN Number 13: 978-1-905615-10-0

Book Details: 160 pages; 7 1/2" x 9 3/4" , The National Archives [United Kingdom]

Seller ID: 615100