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Napoleonic Wars


over 3.9 million records

Ireland, Royal Hospital, Kilmainham, Pensioners' Discharge Documents, 1704-1924
Pensioners' certificates from the Royal Kilmainham Hospital in Ireland.
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UK, Baptisms, Confirmations, Marriages and Burials in UK and Overseas Garrisons, 1813-1957
This collection contains registrations of baptisms, confirmations, marriages, banns, and burials for individuals who served in the British military, including those stationed overseas. This collection is unique in that the original records were recorded by military chaplains. Because of this, the collection combines the level of detail you find in parish records with the uniformity of civil registrations.
UK, British Naval Biographical Dictionary, 1849
This collection contains biographies of officers in the British Navy in 1849. Author William R. O'Byrne began the project by compiling the officers' naval records and family records in a book originally published in 1849. Records in the collection are typed and composed in a narrative format and all records are in English.
UK, Cornwall Militia & Sea Fencibles Index, 1780-1831
This collection contains information on soldiers who were registered for potential service in the Cornwall Militia and the Sea Fencibles in the years 1780 to 1831.
UK, Courts Martial Registers, 1806-1930
Various UK naval and military courts martial registers, including records from Naval, Field General, Military, District and General Courts.
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UK, Household Cavalry Service Records, 1799-1920
UK, Household Cavalry soldiers' service records 1799-1920.
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UK, Military Deserters, 1812-1927
Lists of UK deserters from 1812 to 1927.
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UK, Military Personnel Serving in Fife During Revolutionary War, 1794-1854
There were many different types of auxiliary home defence forces in Britain during the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars.
UK, Militia Attestation Papers, 1806-1915
UK, Militia Attestation Papers 1806-1915
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UK, Naval Long Service and Good Conduct Medal Roll, 1909-1942
The Royal Navy Long Service & Good Conduct Medal was introduced on 24 August 1831 and was awarded to all those non officer ranks who matched the demanding criteria for both long service (15 years+) and good conduct.
UK, Royal Hospital Chelsea Pensioner Admission and Discharge Records, 1715-1925
Contains registers from the Royal Hospital Chelsea of discharged soldiers.
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UK, Royal Navy Medal Rolls, 1793-1955
Rolls and lists of officers and men of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines who were awarded or claimed medals and clasps issued to commemorate actions and campaigns.
UK, Royal Navy Patrol Service Officers' Service Cards, 1904-1970
This collection contains records for those who served in the Royal Navy Patrol Service from 1904-1970. Records in this collection are Royal Navy Continuous Record cards, which were updated throughout the serviceman’s naval career. Records are handwritten in ledgers and organised by function and service number.
UK, Scottish Militia, 1797-1800
This database gives a snapshot of all the men serving with the 10 Battalions of Scottish Militia at the beginning of 1800
UK, Scottish Reserve, 1797-1805
The Army of Reserve was an attempt at early conscription to the Army during the Napoleonic Wars.
UK, Second Boer War, Imperial Yeomanry Service Records, 1899-1902
Imperial Yeomanry, Soldiers' Documents, South African War.
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UK, The Men of Trafalgar Medal Roll, 1803-1815
The Battle of Trafalgar was a naval engagement fought by the British Royal Navy against the combined fleets of the French Navy and Spanish Navy, during the War of the Third Coalition of the Napoleonic Wars
UK, The Naval General Service Medal Roll, 1847
The Naval General Service Medal (NGSM) was a campaign medal approved in 1847, for issue to officers and men of the Royal Navy.
UK, British Army Records of Officers' Services, 1764-1932
UK, Records of Officers' Services 1764-1932
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UK, Waterloo Medal Roll, 1815
A nominal medal roll of the 36,000 men who were awarded the very first campaign medal to be given to all - irrespective of rank.