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U.S. WWII Hospital Admission Card Files, 1942-1954

U.S. WWII Hospital Admission Card Files, 1942-1954

Published on Ancestry2020-01-06
Updated2020-01-06
Hospital admission cards for U.S. Army personnel wounded in battle during WWII and the Korean War.
Histories6,886,199NEW
UK, D-Day War Diaries and Photographs, 1944

UK, D-Day War Diaries and Photographs, 1944

Published on Ancestry2019-06-02
Updated2019-06-02
This collection comprises entries from the war diaries of select regiments as well as photographs from the front line on 6th June 1944, also known as D-Day.
Histories119
U.S., Navy and Marine Corps Registries, 1814-1992

U.S., Navy and Marine Corps Registries, 1814-1992

Published on Ancestry2017-07-06
Updated2017-07-12
This collection includes registers of officers of the US Navy and Marine Corps from between the years of 1814 and 1992.
Histories10,476,374
U.S., Life Saving Medals Awarded, 1876-1944

U.S., Life Saving Medals Awarded, 1876-1944

Published on Ancestry2016-11-16
Updated2016-11-16
This collection consists of registers that were used to record the awarding of Life-Saving Medals.
Histories1,994
U.S. Navy Support Books, 1901-1902, 1917-2010

U.S. Navy Support Books, 1901-1902, 1917-2010

Published on Ancestry2016-07-13
Updated2015-07-15
Even if your Navy veteran or NROTC midshipman didn’t go to sea, look for them in these Navy support books from Navy installations, schools, training centers, construction battalions, and simil...
Histories959,335
UK, WWII Civil Defence Gallantry Awards, 1940-1949

UK, WWII Civil Defence Gallantry Awards, 1940-1949

Published on Ancestry2015-11-04
Updated2015-11-04
During World War II, up to 1.9 million men, women and teens as young as 15 served as Civil Defence Volunteers, and acts of bravery were rewarded with a variety of awards and medals. Find out i...
Histories5,763
UK, WWI War Diaries (France, Belgium and Germany), 1914-1920

UK, WWI War Diaries (France, Belgium and Germany), 1914-1920

Published on Ancestry2015-04-20
Updated2015-04-20
Get a day-to-day look at what your ancestor’s unit was up to during the First World War with these war diaries.
Histories402,770
UK, WWI War Diaries (Gallipoli and Dardanelles), 1914-1916

UK, WWI War Diaries (Gallipoli and Dardanelles), 1914-1916

Published on Ancestry2015-04-20
Updated2015-04-20
Get a day-to-day look at what your ancestor’s unit was up to during the First World War with these war diaries.
Histories33,350
UK, Electrical Engineer WWI and WWII Rolls of Honour, 1924, 1949

UK, Electrical Engineer WWI and WWII Rolls of Honour, 1924, 1949

Published on Ancestry2015-03-17
Updated2015-03-17
The Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE), originally the Society of Telegraph Engineers, honored members who served in both World Wars in publications of memorials with biographical detai...
Histories378
New Zealand, World War II Appointments, Promotions, Transfers and Resignations, 1939-1945

New Zealand, World War II Appointments, Promotions, Transfers and Resignations, 1939-1945

Published on Ancestry2014-10-30
Updated2019-12-06
Extracted from the New Zealand Gazette, this collection records the movements through the ranks of personnel in the New Zealand military forces during WWII.
Histories85,962
New Mexico, World War I Records, 1917-1919

New Mexico, World War I Records, 1917-1919

Published on Ancestry2014-02-27
Updated2014-02-27
This collection from the Adjutant General of New Mexico contains a diverse array of records documenting the state’s service in World War I.
Histories110,254
New York, Grand Army of the Republic Records, 1866-1931

New York, Grand Army of the Republic Records, 1866-1931

Published on Ancestry2013-12-16
Updated2013-12-16
Civil War vets helping other vets in need—the goals of the Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) provided a way for Union veterans to reunite and work for the common good. Was your ancestor among t...
Histories25,592
France, Deportations from Internment Camps, 1942 (USHMM)

France, Deportations from Internment Camps, 1942 (USHMM)

Published on Ancestry2013-12-02
Updated2013-12-02
Quakers put their faith in action to provide relief to refugees in France, in some cases deporting them to safety. This database is an index to deportees in the records of the American Friends...
Histories3,383
Connecticut, Military Questionnaires, 1919-1920

Connecticut, Military Questionnaires, 1919-1920

Published on Ancestry2013-10-23
Updated2013-10-23
What did your Connecticut doughboy think of the Great War? Find out on these questionnaires.
Histories13,418
U.S., American Red Cross Nurse Files, 1916-1959

U.S., American Red Cross Nurse Files, 1916-1959

Published on Ancestry2013-07-17
Updated2013-07-17
Thousands of U.S. nurses served in the Red Cross during World War I and World War II, leaving a rich trail of biographical records. See if one of your relatives was among them.
Histories1,491
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.
Histories467,838
Kansas, Camp Funston Military Records, 1914-1919

Kansas, Camp Funston Military Records, 1914-1919

Published on Ancestry2013-04-15
Updated2013-04-15
Find your doughboy in this collection of personnel records Camp Funston, a World War I training center in the heart of America.
Histories49,580
UK, Memorial Books WWI and WWII, 1914-1945

UK, Memorial Books WWI and WWII, 1914-1945

Published on Ancestry2012-11-06
Updated2012-11-06
Citizens of Croydon, the University of London Officers Training Corps, and the staff of the London County Council all did their part in WWI and WWII. Find out what it was in these records.
Histories24,177
UK, Hart's Annual Army List, 1908

UK, Hart's Annual Army List, 1908

Published on Ancestry2012-09-06
Updated2014-02-11
Published in 1908, six years before Britain entered World War I, this edition of Hart’s Annual Army List includes many who went on to fight in the Great War.
Histories64,250
U.S., Jewish Welfare Board, War Correspondence, 1917-1954

U.S., Jewish Welfare Board, War Correspondence, 1917-1954

Published on Ancestry2012-07-12
Updated2012-07-12
This database contains National Jewish Welfare Board correspondence relating to Jewish U.S. service personnel.
Histories453,840
German Navy Crew Chronicle, 1891-1918 (in German)

German Navy Crew Chronicle, 1891-1918

Published on Ancestry2011-11-08
Updated2011-11-08
This database contains 31 volumes of commemorative publications providing short biographies of officers who trained at the German Naval Academy. Each volume in the database provides details on...
Histories6,574
Kansas, World War I Veteran Collection, 1917-1919

Kansas, World War I Veteran Collection, 1917-1919

Published on Ancestry2011-11-03
Updated2011-11-03
This database includes newspaper clippings, photos, service records, letters from family and friends, biographical sketches, and other documents related to Kansas veterans who served in World ...
Histories27,057
Chronicles of the N.Z.E.F., 1916-1919

Chronicles of the N.Z.E.F., 1916-1919

Published on Ancestry2011-04-13
Updated2011-04-13

The “Chronicles of the N.Z.E.F. (New Zealand Expeditionary Forces),” a magazine published twice a month in London during WWI from 1916 to 1919, are in this database. The magazine provided rep...

Histories1,467
Germany and Austria, Military and Marine Unit Histories, 1760-1933 (in German)

Germany and Austria, Military and Marine Unit Histories, 1760-1933

Published on Ancestry2011-01-24
Updated2011-06-07
This collection of 1,000-plus history books includes a range of German and Austrian military histories between the years of 1760 and 1933. Generalized volumes recording history of German milit...
Histories134,887
Germany, Military and Marine Weekly Publications, 1816-1942 (in German)

Germany, Military and Marine Weekly Publications, 1816-1942

Published on Ancestry2011-01-24
Updated2011-06-07
This database collection contains publications from the official military news channels of the Prussian Army, later the combined Imerial German Army, The military periodicals featured in this...
Histories81,236