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Military Records

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National Archives of Scotland factsheet on sources for Scottish military records.


Commonwealth War Graves Commission - provides details of Commonwealth forces lost in the First & Second World Wars, with information on burial sites and sometimes names & addresses of next-of-kin.


Scottish National War Memorial site includes searchable Scottish Roll of Honour for WWI and WWII.


London, Edinburgh & Belfast Gazettes includes a searchable archive of issues from WWI and WWII, containing army and navy commissions, medal awards and promotions.


National Archives guide to sources for military history.

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/ militaryhistory

Searchable indexes to WWI campaign medals and WWII merchant seamens medals.

http://www.documentsonline. nationalarchives.gov.uk

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