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Tracing your army ancestors : a guide for family historians

Author: Simon Fowler
Publisher: Barnsley : Pen & Sword Family History, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Shows how to trace the careers of individual soldiers from 1760 to the 1960s.
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Fowler
ISBN: 9781781590867 1781590869
OCLC Number: 815366234
Notes: "First edition published in Great Britain in 2006"--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Description: x, 192 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Getting started --
Organization of the Army in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries --
The Army before 1660 --
Officers --
Other ranks: enlistment and conditions of service --
Medals --
Casualty records --
Discipline and desertion --
Pension records --
Militia, 1757-1914 --
Women --
British in India --
Dominion and Colonial forces --
Boer War --
The First World War --
The Second World War --
1919-1969 --
Army service numbers --
Problem solving --
TNA research guides on tracing soldier ancestors --
Army ranks.
Responsibility: Simon Fowler.

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* Second edition of Simon Fowler's best-selling guide to researching the British Army * Fully revised and updated to include the latest online resources * Shows how to trace the careers of  Read more...

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'This well-known author has produced yet another excellent guide for researching ancestors who have served in the Army. The book is an ideal text for reference when investigating army personnel.' Read more...

 
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