Jump to content
Great War Forum

Remembered Today:

Soldiers and their units

Researching individual soldiers or their units in the Great War.

 

In grateful memory of Forum Pal Bob Coulson.


Before you ask about researching a soldier

BE SURE TO READ THIS

 

Members may NOT use the GWF as a platform to ask parties who are subscribers to various subscription sites to download material on their behalf or to post it on the GWF.



Members posting images or content from sources other than those of which they are the copyright owners, are required to make reasonable efforts to respect copyright. Under "Fair Dealing",  members posting images for example to request advice about the content, must always state the source, and not post  more than required and not more than 5% of any work by page count, word count or image count .       If in doubt please read the GWF Rules.  Posts deemed by moderators  to breach this guidance are likely to be deleted without notice or comment.

Before you ask a question about finding a soldier's service record or medal index card, please make sure you have first visited "Researching a soldier" at The Long, Long Trail website. The answer is there in 90% of cases. There's a link to it at top-left of this page.


96,660 topics in this forum

    • 1.1k replies
    • 174.9k views
  1. Kings Shropshire Light Infantry 1 2 3 4 49

    • 1.2k replies
    • 117.4k views
    • 55 replies
    • 110.4k views
    • 1.1k replies
    • 94.3k views
  2. 21st Battalion KRRC - the original Yeomen 1 2 3 4 31

    • 773 replies
    • 88.8k views
    • 698 replies
    • 77k views
  3. Brothers who died on the same date! 1 2 3 4 16

    • 389 replies
    • 76.4k views
  4. RAMC Database 1 2 3 4 25

    • 611 replies
    • 74.4k views
  5. Footballers died 1 2 3 4 12

    • 289 replies
    • 70.3k views
  6. Shot at dawn - British WW1 Military Executions. 1 2 3 4 18

    • 438 replies
    • 67.2k views
  7. Royal Scots photographs 1 2 3 4

    • 92 replies
    • 63.7k views
    • 1k replies
    • 58.3k views
  8. I need your help again lads and lassies. 1 2 3 4 161

    • 4k replies
    • 56.8k views
  9. The Buffs Database is complete 1 2 3 4 20

    • 499 replies
    • 56.6k views
  10. Black soldiers in WW1 British Army 1 2 3 4 7

    • 170 replies
    • 52.5k views
  11. Index to Walsall newspaper 1 2 3 4 24

    • 599 replies
    • 50.6k views
  12. RAMC: researching Wilfred Lawton 1 2 3 4 13

    • 305 replies
    • 49.1k views
    • 756 replies
    • 46.8k views
  13. The List 1 2 3 4

    • 80 replies
    • 45.7k views
    • 229 replies
    • 45.3k views
  14. Sherwood Forester Enlistment Date Database 1 2 3 4 19

    • 455 replies
    • 43.4k views
    • 499 replies
    • 43.2k views
  15. For soldiers killed in action 1 2 3 4 18

    • 437 replies
    • 42.4k views
  16. Leonard Bocking 1 2 3 4 20

    • 480 replies
    • 41.9k views
  17. Royal Artillery Units 1 2 3 4 6

    • 144 replies
    • 40.8k views
×
×
  • Create New...