Archive for November, 2009

Free Military Databases for Veterans Day

Wednesday, November 11th, 2009

Happy Veterans Day! The following list is of WorldVitalRecords military databases that are FREE for November 11-13, 2009. It’s a great time to research your veteran ancestor!

Australian Contingents to South Africa

Bergen County Historical Society Papers: Revolutionary War Round Table Papers

British Military Officers

Commissioned and Warrant Officers of the United States Navy and Marine Corps, January 1, 1930

Connecticut Soldiers in the French and Indian War: Bills, Receipts and Documents

Cross-Border Warriors: Canadian in American Forces, Americans in Canadian Forces

Education Department War Service 1914-17

Fragments of War: Stories from Survivors of World War II

Georges Vanier: Soldier, The Wartime Letters and Diaries, 1915 – 1919

Grant and his Campaigns: A Military History

History of the 27th Regiment New York Vols. : Being a Record of Its More Than Two Years of Service in the War for the Union, From May 21st, 1861 to May 31st, 1863

How to be a Spy: The World War II SOE Training Manual

The Invisible War: The Untold Secret Story of Number One Canadian Special Wireless Group

Korean War Casualties

The Last Invasion of Canada: The Fenian Raids, 1866 -1870

The Making of Billy Bishop: The First World War Exploits of Billy Bishop, VC

McGill University at War, 1914 – 1916, 1939 – 1945

Michigan in the War

Military History of Wayne County, N.Y. the County in the Civil War

Muster Rolls of the Soldiers of the War of 1812: Detached from the Militia of North Carolina in 1812 and 1814

New Zealand Wars: Maori Campaigns

New Zealanders and the Boer War

Notes and Observations Made During Four Years of Service with the Ninety-Eighth New York Volunteers in the War of 1861

Nova Scotia’s Part in the Great War, 1920

Official History of the Canadian Forces in the Great War, 1914 – 1919, Volume 1

Official History of the Canadian Forces in the Great War, 1914 – 1919, Volume 1, Part 2

The Official History of the Canadian Forces in the Great War, 1914 – 1919, Volume 1, Maps

Official History of the Canadian Forces in the Great War, 1914 – 1919: The Medical Services

Official Military History of Kansas Regiments: During the War for the Suppression of the Great Rebellion

Paras Versus the Reich: Canada’s Paratroopers at war, 1942-45

The Plattsburg Movement: A Chapter of America’s Participation in the World War

Queenslanders Who Fought in Great War

Record of the Services of Illinois Soldiers in the Black Hawk War, 1831-32, and in the Mexican War, 1846 -1848

Records About Japanese Americans Relocated During World War II

Records of Officers and Men of New Jersey in Wars 1791 – 1815

Regimental Losses in the American Civil War , 1861 – 1865

Register of the Commissioned and Warrant Officers of the United States Marine Corps Reserve, January 1, 1931

Register of the Commissioned and Warrant Officers of the United States Navy and Marine Corps, January 1, 1929

Reminiscences, Incidents, Battles, Marches and Camp Life of the Old 4th Michigan Infantry in War of Rebellion, 1861 – 1864

Revised Register of the Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire in the War of the Rebellion, 1861 – 1866

Revolutionary War Pensions of Soldiers Who Settled in Fayette County, Kentucky

Roster of Confederate Soldiers in the War Between the States, Furnished by Lincoln County, North Carolina, 1861 – 1865

Roster of North Carolina Troops in the War Between the States, Volume 1

Roster of Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines of the War of 1812, the Mexican War, and the War of the Rebellion, Residing in Nebraska, December 1, 1897

Roster of the North Carolina Volunteers in the Spanish-American War, 1898 – 1899

A Sergeant’s Diary in the World War: The Diary of an Enlisted Member of the 150th Field Artillery, Forty-Second (Rainbow) Division, October 27, 1917 – August 7, 1919

Soldiers of King Philip’s War

1898 Spanish American War – Texas

1898 Spanish American War Volunteers – Colorado

Tasmanians in the Transvaal War

Tasmanians War Record 1914-1918

Tennessee in the War 1861-1865

USA World War II Army Enlistment

Vietnam Casualties 1956 – 1998

The War Book of Upper Canada College, 1923

The War of 1812: The War That Both Sides Won

War Services Old Melburnians

World War II Prisoners of Japanese

World War II Prisoners of War 1941 – 1946