Saturday, 11 November 2017

Findmypast adds military records

The following are new to Findmypast:

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt Of Honour  -- First and Second World Wars --1,736,394 records. Brings to FMP the records from cwgc.org.

British Armed Forces, Roman Catholic Registers -- 1836 and 1975 -- 17,985 records. Transcripts linked to images of the original sacramental register.

British Army, Army Lists 1839-1946 -- 245,475 records. Includes Hart`s Army lists from 1839 to 1915 with a few gaps, 20 Quarterly Army Lists from December 1913 to December 1919, 29 Half-Yearly or Quarterly Army Lists from December 1938 to December 1946.

British Army, East Surrey Regiment 1899-1919 -- 28,863 records. Comprises transcripts of Boer War Medals 1899-1902, 1st Battalion Part II Orders 1915-1918, and 1st Battalion rank & file index 1916-1919.

British Army, Railwaymen Died in The Great War -- 21,047 records. An index pertaining to records found on the National Railway Museum website.

British Army, Irish Regimental Enlistment Registers 1877-1924 -- 11,975 records. An index pertaining to records found on the National Army Museum website.

The following additions have been made:

British Army, Northumberland Fusiliers 1881-1920 -- 4,340 records added for a total of 98,418 records.

British Army Service Records Image Browse -- addition of 5,480 records covering the Scots Guards 1799-1939, now a total of  9,716 browse volumes.

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