What can these records tell me?

Each result will provide you with a transcript and an image. From a transcript, you may learn all or some of the following details:

  • First name(s)
  • Last name
  • Year
  • Rank
  • Unit or regiment
  • War
  • Country

Images will provide additional details about the officer. You may discover the following details by viewing your ancestor’s entry on the image:

  • Cause of death
  • Place of death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Parents’ names
  • Place of birth
  • Other family names / details
  • Biographical details, such as where an individual attended university

These records are from the Naval & Military Press.