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A Bibliography of Regimental Histories of the British Army
A Bibliography of Regimental Histories of the British Army
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This is one of the most valuable books in the armoury of the serious student of British Military history. It is a new and revised edition of Arthur White's much ...
A Guide to Military History on the Internet
A Guide to Military History on the Internet: A Comprehensive Introduction for Genealogists and Military Historians
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There are thousands of websites devoted to all aspects of military history from ancient the Battle of Hastings to the modern Gulf. This unique book helps you find the ones that will help with your research. Includes websites relevant for researching British, American, Australian and
Canadian Forces ...
Air Force Lives: A Guide for Family Historians
Air Force Lives: A Guide for Family Historians
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What was it like to serve in the air force in the First or Second World War? And how can you find out about an individual, an ancestor whose service career in the air force is a gap in your family's history? Author Phil Tomaselli, shows you how this can be done.
Air Force Records: A Guide for Family Historians
Air Force Records: A Guide for Family Historians
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This practical and accessible guide shows how to explore British air forces – and ancestors who served in them – through the wealth of material at The National Archives and elsewhere. All aspects of air force records are considered from operational record book and unit war diaries to individual service records, medal rolls, gallantry awards and casualty lists ...
Attleborough in War Time, 1919
Attleborough in War Time, 1919
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Attleborough, a small town situated in the county of Norfolk, who's population in 1919 was 2500. From this town a total of  550 of the town's men served in the armed forces. This book provides a record of the contribution this little town made in the Great War, both at the front and within its own environs ...
Battle of Hastings
Battle of Hastings-S
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Battles Fought in Yorkshire
Battles Fought in Yorkshire
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Written by Alex. D.H. Leadman, published in 1891, this is a historical and topographical series of papers on the Yorkshire battles drawn from original and contemporary sources ...
Beneath Flanders Fields: Tunnellers' War
Beneath Flanders Fields: The Tunnellers' War 1914-18
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The tunnellers' war still remains one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented and mystifying conflicts of the Great War. In Ypres, the secret struggle beneath no man's land became one of engineering and science ...
Bomber Boys: The Ruhr, The Dambusters
Bomber Boys: The Ruhr, The Dambusters and Bloody Berlin
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In 1943 the RAF began a bombing campiagn against Germany, of an intensity new in the history of war. Kevin Wilson has interviewed hundreds of former airmen including the surviving Dambusters, about their daily lives in 1943 ...
British Battalions in France & Belgium
British Battalions in France and Belgium 1914
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There is no doubt that the popularity of the battlefield of the First World War as places of pilgrimage, far from decreasing with the passage of time, actually increases year ...
British Gallantry Awards 1855-2000
British Gallantry Awards 1855-2000
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Since ancient times soldiers have been honoured for gallantry in battle. Over the years and in different societies such honours have taken many forms but since the 1850s specific acts ...
Discovering Battlefields England & Scotland
Discovering Battlefields of England and Scotland
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The battlefields of Britain are a strangely neglected part of the British  heritage. A few, such as Bosworth and Culloden, have visitor centres, and efforts have been made ...
Discovering British Military Badges & Buttons
Discovering British Military Badges and Buttons
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This book examines the development of the various styles of military  head-dress badge from 1751, when the use of private crests and badges was forbidden, to the first ...
Eyewitness in the Crimea
Eyewitness in the Crimea
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Famous Regiments of the British Army V1
Famous Regiments of the British Army Volume 1: A Pictorial Guide and Celebration
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Thirty five of the most famous regiments ever featured - their battle honours, their badges, their most famous sons - and the stories of the actions of Victoria Cross holders. Each regiment's section is accompanied by artworks and photos, illustrating insignia, uniforms and soldiers in action ...
Finding the Family Redcoat: Tracing Your British Military Ancestors in Australia
Finding the Family Redcoat: Tracing Your British Military Ancestors in Australia
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This book covers the Redcoats of the British garrison who were in Australian between 1788 and 1870. It covers where to look, what to look for, as well as information on how to understand the records. For those seeking to search out their 19th century British Army ancestors who were in Australia there is no better place to start ...
Forgotten Voices of the Blitz & the Battle for Britain
Forgotten Voices of the Blitz and the Battle for Britain
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'It is more powerful than any drama, more convincing than any fiction'. Drawing material from London's Imperial War Museum's extensive archive, the author brings together voices from both sides ...
Great War Lives: A Guide for Family Historians
Great War Lives: A Guide for Family Historians
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WWI is one of the most popular areas for historical research. More records are available to researchers whose relatives served during the war, and Paul Reed’s new book is the perfect guide to how to locate and understand these sources - and get the most out of them. Following the lives of 12 servicemen ...
Home Front 1914-1918: How Britain Survived the Great War
Home Front 1914-1918: How Britain Survived the Great War
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The war years brought far-reaching changes in Britain, as ordinary people - from schoolchildren to the elderly, ladies of leisure to coalminers - struggled to adapt to new conditions and an often perilous world ...
Life in Wellington's Army
Life in Wellington's Army-S
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Lord Kitchener and the War in SOuth Africa 1899-1902
Lord Kitchener and the War in South Africa 1899-1902
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On 29 November 1900 Lord Roberts handed over the command in South Africa to Kitchener, convinced that only some 'police work' still remained to be done. However, within a fortnight, the war escalated geographically as well as in intensity, and Kitchener had to ask for more troops. This book contains 115 letters written by or to Kitchener ...
Military Customs
Military Customs
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After centuries of military service, the British regiments developed customs and traditions which often were so interwoven into the life of the regiment that the origin and, indeed, meaning of the custom was long since forgotten. This is a study of those customs ...
Military in British India: Land Forces
Military in British India: Land Forces
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Nelson's Fleet at Trafalgar
Nelson's Fleet at Trafalgar
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The Battle of Trafalgar in 1805 was the most famous of the age of sail, and  the last in the long series between Britain and France. It is famous ...
On the Western Front: Soldiers' Stories
On the Western Front: Soldiers' Stories from France and Flanders
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Official histories of the First World War are accounts of strategy and tactics, political and logistical considerations and after reading them many might ask why soldiers are rarely mentioned except in terms of military units. Even regimental histories devote more space ...
One & All: Duke of Corn Light Inf
One and All: A History of the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1702-1959
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Hugo White gives us the history of the Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry from  1702 through until 1959. He was himself a Light Infantryman, and the book is  ...
Our War: British Commonwealth Fought WWII
Our War: How the British Commonwealth Fought the Second World War
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Veterans voices from the Commonwealth tell how the Second World War changed  their lives irreversibly and blew the British Empire apart.p Christopher Somerville skillfully links these personal testimonies to ...
Passchendaele: Sacrificial Ground
Passchendaele: The Sacrificial Ground
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A compelling account of the battle for Passchendaele - from grand strategy at the highest levels right down to the experience of the ordinary infantrymen. In the autumn of 1917, ...
Sahib: The British Soldier in India
Sahib: The British Soldier in India
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From one of Britain's leading military historians, 'Sahib' is a magnificent and rich history of the British soldier in India from Clive to the end of empire, making full use of personal accounts of soldiers who served in the vast and varied nation that made up the jewel in Britain’s imperial crown ...
Setting the Desert on Fire: Britain's Secret War in Arabia 1916-18
Setting the Desert on Fire: T.E. Lawrence and Britain's Secret War in Arabia 1916-18
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'Setting the Desert on Fire' is a masterly account of this key moment made legendary by T.E. Lawrence ...
Army Index 1787
The Army Index 1787: An Index to the War Office 1787 List of Officers of the British Army and Marines and Officers on Half-Pay
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Was you ancestor in the army? In England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, America, Southern Charibee Islands, Nova Scotia, Quebec, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Africa, East Indies, Portugal, Gibraltar, Germany, Havannah or Minorca.
Army List 1842
The Army List 1842
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Contains a list of all Officers of the Army and Royal Marines on both Full and Half Pay with an index and a succession of Colonels for 1842. High quality ...
Army List 1863
The Army List 1863
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Contains a list of all Officers of the Army, Royal Marines, Militia, Yeonmanry and Volunteer Lists for 1863. High quality scanned images of the whole of the original book. Some ...
British Army in Australia 1788-1870
The British Army in Australia 1788-1870: Index of Personnel
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Prior to 1820 Australians and British were recruited into the locally based  (Australian) military units. It is estimated that 60 Australian born lads  enlisted locally, and a further ...
The British Soldier of the First World War
The British Soldier of the First World War
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This book explores the life of the average British 'Tommy' of the Great War, in battle and at rest, in training, and on his return home. Illustrated with evocative images of war, and items of the soldier's kit ...
First Battn Royal Scots in South Africa 1899-1902
The First Battallion Royal Scots in South Africa, 1899-1902
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A totally superb account of this battalion's exploits during the Anglo-Boer War with literally hundreds of photographs. A real bonus is the index of ALL men serving in B, C, ...
The Great War Handbook: A Guide for Family Historians
The Great War Handbook: A Guide for Family Historians and Students of the Conflict
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This is a comprehensive survey covering every aspect of a British soldier's life in WWI, from recruitment and training, through the experience of battle, medical treatment, life in the trenches and more. His authoritative handbook gives a fascinating insight into the world ...
Green Howards in the Great War
The Green Howards in the Great War
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An incredibly detailed history of this famous Yorkshire regiment during the Great War and the third Afghan War of 1919. High quality scanned images of the whole of the original ...
History of the Lincolnshire Regiment 1914-18
The History of the Lincolnshire Regiment 1914-1918
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Although primarily a Lincolnshire regiment, men from all over the country will have served with them. This is a superb account of the regiment's experiences throughout the First World War ...
The Home Front 1939-45: A Guide for Family Historians
The Home Front 1939-45: A Guide for Family Historians
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The Home Front played a significant role in the Second World War. Millions volunteered to serve part-time in the Home Guard and civil defence. Organisations such as the Red Cross, the Womens Voluntary Service, and the Womens Institute, depended on volunteers to run the services they provided.
Navy List 1866
The Navy List 1866
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This CD is a digitised version of the original which its title page says is "A List of Officers on the Active List of the Royal Navy, With their Dates ...
Navy List 1888
The Navy List 1888
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This CD is a digitised version of the original which its title page says is "A List of Officers on the Active List of the Royal Navy, With their Dates ...
Oxford Companion to 2nd World War
The Oxford Companion to the Second World War
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By an outstanding team of international contributors. The most up-to-date information in over 1750 cross-referenced entries. Over 300 photos, diagrams and maps. The only Reference to Cover All Aspects of ...
The Territorials 1908-1914: A Guide for Military and Family Historians
The Territorials 1908-1914: A Guide for Military and Family Historians
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Ray Westlake's historical guide to the Territorial Force, the forerunner of the present-day Territorial Army - will be of enduring value to military and family historians.
The Trench: Life and Death on the Western Front 1914-1918
The Trench: Life and Death on the Western Front 1914-1918
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The horrors of WW1 scarred an entire generation. Now, one hundred years later, we  are asked to reflect upon it and remember what a disastrous episode of history it was. This book offers a brief, straightforward, illustrated history of the First World War in 96 pages. In particular, it explains the trenches and what it was like to live and fight in them.
The Victorian Soldier
The Victorian Soldier
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Although lacking the sophisticated weapons of today, Victorian soldiers were basically no different from their present-day successors. This book aims to bring these soldiers to life through their uniforms, weapons, ...
Waterloo Campaign: June 1815
The Waterloo Campaign: June 1815
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Despite having given a word to the language, Waterloo continues to be an unknown battle. The author demonstrates that a few quotable quotes from Wellington and Napoleon and several gallant ...
Tracing British Battalions on the Somme
Tracing British Battalions on the Somme
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After receiving hundreds of inquiries from historians, researchers, and descendants of those who fought on the Somme, Ray Westlake has collated all the information to produce a comprehensive volume on the exact movements of every British battalion involved in the battle ...
Tracing the Rifle Volunteers: A Guide for for Military and Family Historians
Tracing the Rifle Volunteers: A Guide for for Military and Family Historians
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From 1859 to 1908 the Rifle Volunteers played an essential role in Britain's national defence, yet their history has been sadly neglected. This book provides a concise, accessible introduction to the Rifle Volunteers in England, Scotland and Wales and a comprhensive directory of the units raised in each county and each town ...
Tracing Your Air Force Ancestors
Tracing Your Air Force Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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Whether you are interested in the career of an individual air-man or woman, researching medals awarded to a pilot or crew member or just want to know more about a particular squadron or operations, this handbook will poijnt you in the right direction.
Tracing Your Army Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Army Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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Whether you are interested in the career of an individual officer, researching medals awarded to a soldier or just want to know about a particular battle or campaign, this book will point you in the right direction ...
Tracing Your British Indian Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your British Indian Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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Tracing Your British Indian Ancestors gives a fascinating insight into the history of the subcontinent under British rule and into the lives the British led there. It also introduces the reader to the range of historical records that can be consulted in order to throw light on the experience of individuals who were connected to India over the centuries of British involvement in the country.
Tracing Your First World War Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your First World War Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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As the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War approaches there is a huge surge of interest in the men and women who took part in it. This book is a timely guide if you are researching British soldiers, sailors or airmen...
Tracing Your Naval Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Naval Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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Whether you are interested in the career of an individual seaman, finding out a medal winner or just want to know more about a particular ship, campaign or operations, this book will point you in the right direction ...
Tracing Your Prisoner of War Ancestors - The First World War: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Prisoner of War Ancestors, The First World War: A Guide for Family Historians
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The experience of civilian internees and British prisoners of war in German and Turkish hands during the First World War is one of the least well-known – and least researched – aspects of the history of the conflict. The same applies to prisoners of war and internees held in the UK.
Tracing Your Royal Marine Ancestors
Tracing Your Royal Marine Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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For a researcher eager to find out about the career of an individual marine, this readable and practical handbook will be necessary reading. It describes the resources available online and in the relevant archives offices. It covers books and campaign histories and ...
Tracing Your Second World War Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Second World War Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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WWII was the defining conflict of the 20th century and it is one of the most popular and fascinating areas for historical research. More records than ever are available to researchers, and this book is the perfect guide to how to locate and understand these sources - and get the most out of them.
Tracing Your Service Women Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Service Women Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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Whether you are interested in the career of an individual service woman or just want to know more about the part played by service women in a particular war or campaign, this book is for you. Assuming that the reader has no prior knowledge of service women, Mary Ingham explains which records srvive, where they can be found and how they can help you in your research ...
Tracing Your Tank Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
Tracing Your Tank Ancestors: A Guide for Family Historians
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If you want to find out about the career of a soldier who served in tanks, are researching medals awarded to a tank crew member or just want to know more about a particular regiment squadron or operation, this book will point you in the right direction.
Vanished Armies: A Record of Military Uniforms in European Counties During 1907-1914
Vanished Armies: A Record of Military Uniforms in European Counties During 1907-1914
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Painted in the early 1900s by A.E. Haswell Miller, a Scottish artist and army officer with a fascination for military dress, this unique collection of British and European military uniforms now appears in print for the first time ...
Voices in the Air 1939-45: WWII Airmen
Voices in the Air 1939-1945: Incredible Stories of the World War II Airmen in their Own Words
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A unique and enthralling anthology compiled by WWII  flying ace, Laddie Lucas, Voices in the Air tells the story of the air battles  of the Second World War ...
War Memorials: A Guide for Family Historians
War Memorials: A Guide for Family Historians
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This book combines the use of local and national archives with many resources that continue to grow on the internet. It is arranged in two parts. The first aims to show family historians how they may locate war memorials, the second explains how to research their lives ...
Where Did That Regiment Go?: The Lineage of British Infantry and Cavalry Regiments at a Glance
Where Did That Regiment Go?: The Lineage of British Infantry and Cavalry Regiments at a Glance
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Everyone has heard of, say, the Irish Fusliliers, the Glorious Glosters, or Royal Scots Greys. But where are these regiments today? What are they called? This is the only quick-reference, visual guide available in print showing the name changes and amalgamations of every British Army Regiment.
   
 
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