The British Empire stretched over not only a wide geographical expanse, but also over an equally wide period of time. Consequently, the quantity of units employed throughout the empire was quite significant. Most were raised from Britain, but many were raised from the colonies themselves. Over time, we hope to add as much information about these units as is possible. If you have any requests or any information that you would like to share on these pages then please email me at email@example.com
If you have a question concerning uniforms then please feel free to ask Charles Griffin
The National Archives in Britain has produced a PDF Guide on how to trace soldiers who served in the British Army.
Additionally there are some excellent email lists that can be of help:
Those interested in Genealogy should head towards Rootsweb
or search their Military Records
You can always try posting a question on our Discussion Board
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