Military & Family Research – April News

“Wow, thank you so much for the results of your successful search of Sgt. Edward Francis Dawes’s military record. They can now give me closure of several loose ends that have frustrated me for years. You have done brilliantly again and I really appreciate your contributions and professional skill.” The above comment from one of … Read more Military & Family Research – April News

Military & Family Research – February Update

Over the last few months, I have been carrying out research for Tony Hoskins, regarding the Spitfire AA810 Project, which involved tracing living relatives of a number of WW2 RAF Pilots which then led to me researching Family History for the Granddaughter of one of those men. You can read more about the Project here … Read more Military & Family Research – February Update

Military & Family Research – September & October Update

During the months of September and October, I have carried out research for a wide range of WW2 topics, including Army service records, Army operations,  Home Guard, Special Operations Executive and RAF Officers.  Whilst WW2 service records are not yet in the public domain, although I can apply for them, there are many other sources … Read more Military & Family Research – September & October Update

Military & Family Research – August Update

My research this month has covered a very wide range, date-wise.  The earliest work I have done involved searching Royal Navy Pay Lists from the 1740’s.  Very old documents are sometimes a challenge to read, but can be a mine of information and lead to other records. Military research in August has covered Army Service … Read more Military & Family Research – August Update

Military & Family Research – June Update

My research this month, as usual, has been very varied. World War One Research this month has involved investigating the circumstances of the deaths of a number of Soldiers, and searching for their WW1 Service records and WW1 Medal records. I have also completed work on Officers in the British Army in World War One, … Read more Military & Family Research – June Update

Military & Family Research – April & May Update

The last few months have flown by, welcoming new visitors to the site and working on my latest projects. Throughout April and May I have been researching WW1 Officers, Home Guard, and Pre WW1 Soldiers and their Medal entitlement. It has also been a busy time for Family History Research, particularly tracing families forwards into … Read more Military & Family Research – April & May Update