MyHeritage: Search World War I Military Records for Free

Posted July 11, 2014 by Amanda | No Comment

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. On July 28, 1914, the Austro-Hungarian Empire invaded Serbia, beginning a war unlike any others. The devastating war would last 4 years and see the deaths of more than 9 million soldiers.

Do you have ancestors who served in the Great War? From now until the end of July, MyHeritage is offering free access to the following military record collections:

Silver War Badge Recipients, 1914 – 1918

British Soldiers Died in the Great War, 1914 – 1919

The National Roll of the Great War, 1914 – 1918

Tennesse WWI Veterens

Ireland’s Memorial Records, 1914 – 1918

Royal Navy and Royal Marine Casualties, 1914 – 1919

De Ruvigny’s Roll of Honour, 1914 – 1924

Distinguished Conduct Medal Citations 1914 – 1920

British Officers Taken as Prisoner of War, 1914 – 1918

British Military Officers

Victoria Cross Recipients, 1854 – 2006

Now is the perfect time to learn more about this period of your family’s lives. Find your relative’s World War I military records now by searching MyHeritage’s military collections or by clicking “Research this person” directly on your relatives’ Geni profiles. You never know what World War I military records await! 

Explore MyHeritage’s collection of military records and discover the role your relative played in the Great War. Hurry – this offer ends July 31, so start your search today!

Post written by Amanda

Amanda is the Social Media Coordinator at Geni. If you need any assistance, she will be happy to help!

See all posts by

Share: