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UK, Allied Prisoners of War, 1939-1945

UK, Allied Prisoners of War, 1939-1945

Published on Ancestry2018-08-02
Updated2018-08-02
This collection comprises records detailing Allied prisoners of war during World War II.
Military1,294,406
Canada, Fenian Raids Bounty Applications, 1866-1871

Canada, Fenian Raids Bounty Applications, 1866-1871

Published on Ancestry2017-05-25
Updated2017-05-25
This collection consists of bounty lists for veterans who claimed land grants for having served during the Fenian Raids of 1866 to 1871 in Canada.
Military40,012
Canada, WWI CEF Personnel Files, 1914-1918

Canada, WWI CEF Personnel Files, 1914-1918

Published on Ancestry2016-11-03
Updated2019-04-08
This database consists of service files for men and women who enlisted in the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) of the First World War.
Military1,051,475
Canada, Certificates of Military Instruction, 1867-1932

Canada, Certificates of Military Instruction, 1867-1932

Published on Ancestry2016-10-17
Updated2017-04-25
This collection consists of certificates granted by Schools of Military Instruction. Details available on each certificate typically include the name and rank of the recipient, residence, cert...
Military93,655
Canada, WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947

Canada, WWII Service Files of War Dead, 1939-1947

Published on Ancestry2015-09-15
Updated2017-02-16
More than 40,000 Canadians lost their lives serving in the Second World War. You can learn about them in these case files.
Military43,870
Canada, Imperial War Service Gratuities, 1919-1921

Canada, Imperial War Service Gratuities, 1919-1921

Published on Ancestry2015-04-14
Updated2015-04-14
These Canadians who fought in British Imperial services during WWI received a gratuity from the Canadian government after the war was over.
Military17,702
U.S., Residents Serving in Canadian Expeditionary Forces, 1917-1918

U.S., Residents Serving in Canadian Expeditionary Forces, 1917-1918

Published on Ancestry2015-02-26
Updated2015-02-26
These U.S. residents couldn’t wait for their own military to join the fight in WWI, so they joined with Canadian or Australian forces already battling the enemy.
Military23,291
Canada, Soldier Homestead Grant Registers, 1918-1931

Canada, Soldier Homestead Grant Registers, 1918-1931

Published on Ancestry2014-10-30
Updated2014-10-30
Trace Canada’s First World War Soldier Settlers with these register entries listing land grants under the Soldier Settlement Act.
Military17,952
England, Queen's Canadian Military Hospital Registers, 1914-1919

England, Queen's Canadian Military Hospital Registers, 1914-1919

Published on Ancestry2014-10-30
Updated2014-10-30
This collection contains registers of soldiers in the Queen’s Canadian Military Hospital between the years 1914 and 1918.
Military4,969
Canada, South African War Land Grants, 1908-1910

Canada, South African War Land Grants, 1908-1910

Published on Ancestry2014-07-22
Updated2014-07-22
These Canadian veterans of the South African (Boer) war became eligible for land grants under the 1908 Bounty Lands Act.
Military7,143
Canada, Ledgers of CEF Officers Transferring to Royal Flying Corps, 1915-1919

Canada, Ledgers of CEF Officers Transferring to Royal Flying Corps, 1915-1919

Published on Ancestry2014-06-25
Updated2014-06-25
These men were among the 22,000 from the Canadian Expeditionary Forces (CEF) who were welcomed into Britain’s Flying Corps during the Frist World War.
Military1,210
Canada, British Army and Canadian Militia Muster Rolls and Pay Lists, 1795-1850

Canada, British Army and Canadian Militia Muster Rolls and Pay Lists, 1795-1850

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2013-06-11
Find your Canadian military ancestor’s name, rank, and pay stub here.
Military752,886
UK, American Loyalist Claims, 1776-1835

UK, American Loyalist Claims, 1776-1835

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2015-08-20
They say history is written by the victors, but these Loyalist claims records may prove otherwise if your ancestors supported the British in the Revolutionary War.
Military30,752
Canada, British Army Regimental Rolls of Non-commissioned Officers and Soldiers, 1806-1892

Canada, British Army Regimental Rolls of Non-commissioned Officers and Soldiers, 1806-1892

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2013-06-11
Did your British soldier do a tour of duty in Canada?
Military30,396
UK, Royal Hospital, Chelsea: Regimental Registers of Pensioners, 1713-1882

UK, Royal Hospital, Chelsea: Regimental Registers of Pensioners, 1713-1882

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2013-06-11
The Royal Hospital Chelsea has been at the center of the British military pension distribution system since the 1680s.
Military375,748
Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service, 1756-1900

Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service, 1756-1900

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2013-06-11
Foot soldiers, dragoons, engineers, and the Royal Canadian Rifles—they’re all here in more than 100 years’ worth of Canadian regimental records.
Military467,838
Canada, Pension Applications For Widows and Family of British Military Officers, 1776-1881

Canada, Pension Applications For Widows and Family of British Military Officers, 1776-1881

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2013-06-11
These documents supporting applications for widows and children’s benefits may be a paper trail leading to a Canadian officer in your family tree.
Military843
Canada, Records of British Military Headquarters, 1775-1856

Canada, Records of British Military Headquarters, 1775-1856

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2013-06-11
Check out what’s waiting for you in this Canadian military mailbag.
Military7,967
Canada, Rideau Canal Rents, Property and Employment Correspondence, 1826-1855

Canada, Rideau Canal Rents, Property and Employment Correspondence, 1826-1855

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2013-06-11
Did your ancestor help out on Ontario’s big dig?
Military3,461
Canada, British Navy Ship Muster Rolls and Pay Lists, 1757-1836

Canada, British Navy Ship Muster Rolls and Pay Lists, 1757-1836

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2013-06-11
Was great-grandpa a deck walker or a dockworker? Find out in these Canadian naval records.
Military176,551
Canada, Registers of Prisoners of War, 1803-1815

Canada, Registers of Prisoners of War, 1803-1815

Published on Ancestry2013-06-11
Updated2013-06-11
If your press-ganged or privateer ancestor ended up a POW in Canada, these records may tell you where he sat out the war.
Military56,505
Canada, Military Honours and Awards Citation Cards, 1900-1961

Canada, Military Honours and Awards Citation Cards, 1900-1961

Published on Ancestry2012-10-31
Updated2012-10-31
These brief records tell the stories behind the heroes’ medals.
Military68,047
Canada, Nominal Rolls and Paylists for the Volunteer Militia, 1857-1922

Canada, Nominal Rolls and Paylists for the Volunteer Militia, 1857-1922

Published on Ancestry2012-10-31
Updated2012-10-31
This database contains paylists and acquittance rolls for the Canadian Volunteer Militia between 1857-1922. These records documented the pay given to militia men who were required to drill reg...
Military1,609,017
List Of Officers Of The Sedentary Militia Of Lower Canada, 1862

List Of Officers Of The Sedentary Militia Of Lower Canada, 1862

Published on Ancestry2011-11-21
Updated2011-11-21
Date of Publication : 1863
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Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948

Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948

Published on Ancestry2010-11-10
Updated2012-11-01
These burial ledgers for military personnel can tell you where a soldier is buried and where his next of kin were living.
Military71,052