second world war

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25 February 2020

Margaret Raven was reunited with the romantic letters from her late husband after an appeal on our website

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07 February 2020

The National Archives series AIR 27, including records of the Battle of Britain, is now available to search on TheGenealogist

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18 December 2019

A Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine reader is seeking the family of Robert and Margaret Raven to return their love letters

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30 October 2019

The CWGC wants to create an 'archive of international importance' to mark the anniversary of the Allies' victory

Blog
18 September 2019

Eighty years after the war began, Phil Tomaselli explains how to find out more about your forebear’s service

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14 May 2019

The British Film Institute has released a pioneering collection of Victorian films to mark Queen Victoria's 200th birthday

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10 April 2019

The Maritime Archaeology Trust has announced a new project to research the Second World War servicemen who left their names on a wall in Southampton

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16 January 2019

The Museum of London is appealing for descendants of two of the five brides who wore the dress to get in touch

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12 October 2018

The database features almost 30,000 items, allowing members of the public to discover the charity's history

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12 September 2018

Ahead of the anniversary of the City of Benares disaster which killed 77 children, Janet Sacks explains how you can research the stories of overseas evacuees in the Second World War

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