Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service record example

Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service

Records: 467,838 · Complete: 100%

These registers include description and succession books, returns of officers' services, casualty returns and regimental entry books, which include the names of enlisted men with details such as age, place of birth, trade and service. The records cover various periods between the years 1756 to 1878, with some returns of officers' services in the Royal Engineers up to the mid-1900s. Some registers include a nominal index, either at the beginning or end of the volume.

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Publication Title
Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service
Total Records
467,838 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives of the UK logoThe National Archives of the UK
Published on Fold3
20 Apr 2016
Last Updated
29 Jun 2016
Description
Registers and other records providing details on soldiers and officers in British military units that served in Canada.