military records

Discussion in 'Searching for Someone & Military Genealogy' started by Oldleg, Jul 8, 2018.

  1. 4jonboy

    4jonboy Daughter of a 56 Recce

  2. Oldleg

    Oldleg Well-Known Member

    Thanks for that. Already have that info and live about 5 miles from that cemetary.
  3. Tony56

    Tony56 Member Patron

    Have looked through the online papers that I have access to (Findmypast) but unable to find anything. Worth a shot.
  4. Oldleg

    Oldleg Well-Known Member

    There must be somewhere that has a list of causes of death for military personel.
  5. Tricky Dicky

    Tricky Dicky Don'tre member

    There will be [probably] if he died in a hospital, if he died in a battle then they would come along after with a body bag and the rest is history, it would be impossible for the crew that deal with bodies killed in action to write up a detailed report on how each one of then died - alternatively they would need a whole battalions of forensic surgeons to write millions of reports.

  6. Oldleg

    Oldleg Well-Known Member

    Tricky, at the time of his death there only small squirmishes going on.

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