Use­ful web­sites

In­clud­ing in­for­ma­tion on sol­diers from other parts of the Bri­tish Em­pire

Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine - - ARMY ANCESTORS -

The Long Long Trail www.lon­g­long­

The best site on the First World War Bri­tish Army. Con­tains no ac­tual records but ex­plains what they all are, how to find and un­der­stand them and has links to other use­ful sites. It also has the most com­plete list of sur­viv­ing ab­sent voter rolls avail­able.

The In­ter­na­tional Red Cross

In­for­ma­tion on men cap­tured and miss­ing, though dif­fi­cult to search.

Army Lists of Of­fi­cers­tish-mil­i­tary-lists/ar­chives/88735803 Cana­dian ser­vice records­cover/mil­i­tary-her­itage/first-world-war/Pages/in­tro­duc­tion.aspx

War Diaries and ser­vice records.

Aus­tralian War Me­mo­rial­lec­tion/awm4/

His­to­ries, rolls and diaries for Aus­tralian units.

Aus­tralia and New Zealand dis­cov­eringan­

Free digi­tised WW1 ser­vice records for Aus­tralia and NZ.

In­dian Army

Records for Bri­tish sol­diers in the In­dian Army are held at the Bri­tish Li­brary. In­dexed but not digi­tised.

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