Findmypast Friday: Explore Brand New Military Records and Memorials

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Discover model new navy data and memorials this Findmypast Friday

Uncover outstanding warfare tales and extra with Findmypast’s newest Friday releases. This week’s replace consists of new and unique WW2 service data, updates to Findmypast’s British medal assortment, color images of hundreds of Norfolfk headstones and memorials together with a complete host of latest newspapers.

British Army Service Records

Search unique Scots Guards’ service data from the Second World Struggle and past. Some paperwork even embrace images.

Ronald Tillotson from Dewsbury enlisted in 1938. View his full record.

The data vary from a few pages to finish service histories documented over many several types of military types. That is the primary time this essential assortment has been digitised and revealed on-line and it is solely out there at Findmypast.

Britain, Campaign, Gallantry & Long Service Medals & Awards

Uncover adorned navy ancestors in hundreds of latest medal data. The newest additions cowl:

  • Indian Basic Service Medals 1854-1895, 1908-1935 and 1936-1939
  • China Struggle Medal 1900
  • Second China Struggle Medal 1857-60
  • Basic Service Medal 1918-1962
  • India Medal 1895-1902

You’ll be able to focus your search on any of the above awards by choosing it from the ‘Medal sort’ filter on the search web page. The data can reveal essential particulars for tracing someone’s military past together with service quantity, rank and regiment.

Norfolk, Churchyard Graves and Memorials Image Browse

See when you can spot your Norfolk relations’ graves or memorials in hundreds of distinctive color images.

Gravestones and memorials will be stuffed with helpful household tree info. View this photo in detail.

Norfolk resident Louise Cocker offered these superb images. Louise’s mission is to doc all the graves and memorials in her house county and we’ll be including extra to the gathering over time. May you tackle an analogous problem in your space? {Photograph} your native cemetery and provides the snaps to your native household historical past society. Genealogists the world over will likely be ceaselessly grateful.


Six new papers from England, Scotland and Eire have been revealed on Findmypast this week together with substantial updates to 17 current titles. Model new this week are;

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