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Tracing your First World War ancestors : a guide for family historians / Simon Fowler.

Fowler, Simon, (author.).
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  • ISBN: 9781781590379 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1781590370 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xii, 161 pages : illustrated ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Barnsley : Pen & Sword Family History, 2013.

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Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Starting out -- Casualties -- Army service records -- Researching soldiers: additional resources -- The war at sea -- In the air -- Women and civilians at war -- The dominions.
Summary, etc.:
This guide to British genealogy focuses on the soldiers, sailors and airmen of World War II. It is an accessible, up-to-date and expert introduction to get you on your way and to answer those questions that might crop up during your researches. Fowler takes the reader through the process of researching ancestors who served in the armed forces, providing short cuts and background information as required.
Subject: Great Britain. Army > Records and correspondence.
Great Britain. Royal Flying Corps > Records and correspondence.
Great Britain. Royal Air Force > Records and correspondence.
Great Britain. Royal Navy > Records and correspondence.
World War, 1914-1918 > Sources.
Great Britain > Genealogy > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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