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09 Apr 14

"Our casualty database lists the names and place of commemoration of the 1.7 million men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died during the two world wars.
It also records details of the 67,000 Commonwealth civilians who died "as a result of enemy action" in the Second World War."

24 Sep 13

"Search for burial locations of veterans and their family members in VA National Cemeteries, state veterans cemeteries, various other military and Department of Interior cemeteries, and for veterans buried in private cemeteries when the grave is marked with a government grave marker."

24 Sep 13

"Established by Congress in 1923, the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC) commemorates the service, achievements, and sacrifice of U.S. armed forces. ABMC manages 24 overseas military cemeteries, and 26 memorials, monuments, and markers. Nearly all the cemeteries and memorials specifically honor those who served in World War I or World War II. "

20 Mar 13

Contains general information, list the townships by name and number, and has a nice map that shows the lot numbers.

19 Feb 13

" is a consortium of sites & organizations with connections to CT's Revolutionary War history."

13 Feb 13

Article by John P. Deeben and Claire Prechtel-Kluskens from the Fall 2011 issue of Prologue.

  • Vol. 20, Land Bounty Rights - Albany County Militia: 11th-17th Regiments
  • Vol. 7, Albany County Militia: 13th-17th Regiments; Miscellaneous
26 Jan 13

List of military-related acronyms and abbreviations. Very helpful.

21 Jan 13

"This '1812 experience' is comprised of numerous articles, quality book reviews and offers, extensive links, and the largest collection of War of 1812 images on the internet. Event listings, news and unit websites dealing with the exciting reenactment hobby can also be found here. Make your computer come alive with the sounds of the past by visiting our sound clip gallery. If you are up to the challenge, test your knowledge of the War of 1812 by taking one of our quizzes. Finally for the armchair general we provide unique animated battle maps that give you a quick understanding of a particular clash of arms during the war."

30 Dec 10

"The Archives Records Information Access System (ARIAS) is designed to facilitate citizen access to archival records created by all branches and levels of Pennsylvania State Government. Records series currently online are:

-PA National Guard Veteran’s Card File, 1867-1921
-Civil War Veterans’ Card File
-Revolutionary War Military Abstract Card File
-World War I Service Medal Application Cards
-Spanish American War Veterans’ Card File of United States Volunteers
-Mexican Border Campaign Veterans’ Card File
-Militia Officers’ Index Cards, 1775-1800"

15 Nov 12

"A map and chronology of the major battles of the American Civil War."

15 Nov 12

Via the FamilySearch Wiki; lots of good information for researching War of 1812 ancestors.

15 Nov 12

"The mission of the Military Archives is to acquire, preserve and make available to the public the documentary heritage of the Defence Forces and the Department of Defence."

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