Fold3® Training Center

Managing Memorials

Creating a Memorial

  1. From the Memorials menu at the top of the page choose
  2. Select the kind of Memorial you want to create
  3. Add a Name/Title and a Description (optional)
  4. Click Create Memorial

Fold3 then creates the Memorial and opens a Page Settings dialog. From here you can add a profile photo, assign a background photo, edit the title and description, and mark the page as being private if you would like.  You also have the option of adding military information for person Memorials, which transforms the page into an Honor Page with conflict-specific backgrounds, military seals, flags and data.

Editing Memorial Settings

Clicking on the Edit button on the right side of the page opens a dialog that allows you to change the page Title and Description, update the Profile and Background information, and update privacy information. You can also delete the page using the Delete Page button at the bottom of this dialog.

Saving to Ancestry

You can easily save a link to your Memorial on an Ancestry person page.

  1. Click on the Save to Ancestry button on the top of the page.
  2. If you are not already logged in to Ancestry, you will be asked to do so.
  3. Select the tree and person to which you wish to save the link.
  4. Click Save.

Sharing your Memorial

You can share your Memorial with friends via email, Facebook, Twitter, or Google. You can also embed your page elsewhere. Just click on theShare button at the top of the page, to the right of the Memorial title.

Bookmarking Memorials

When you create a Memorial, it is automatically bookmarked so you can easily find it later. From the top of the page, either chooseMemorials and then Your Memorialsor hover over your username in the top right and choose Bookmarksin the menu that appears.

To add or remove a bookmark from a Memorial, click on the Bookmark icon at the top of the Memorial, to the right of the Memorial title.