Last update 10 Dec 2017
The following, including links, are directly from the UK Government web site
You can apply for either:
your own service records
if you are, or have been, a member of the armed forces
the records of someone whoﾒs deceased
if you’re eligible, for example you’re their immediate next of kin or you’re researching them
How long does it take?
It can take several months for your application to be processed.
Your application will be prioritised if it’s urgent.
Other ways to find service records
You can also search:
Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
Armed Forces Memorial roll of honour
the National Archives for
service records from 1913 to 1920
service records before 1913
Find my Oppo
Reunions & AGMs
Electrical Branch History
Archives / Sevice records
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