November 2017

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Inside this month's issue

  • How to track down your Army ancestors
    Phil Tomaselli surveys the records available on Britain's fighting units, from the 14th century to the 1950s
  • Explore your archive
    Don't miss our guide to the wealth of information stored in the UK's 600-plus local archives
  • Reader story
    The pupils of Wycliffe Preparatory School in Gloucestershire uncover the lives of Old Boys who died in the First World War
  • Queens of industry
    John McGoldrick tells the story of the 20th-century 'industry queens' who became national celebrities
  • Postal ancestors
    Susannah Coster of the Postal Museum explains how to investigate relatives who worked for the Post Office
  • Plus...
    The best websites for military medals and awards; the lives of ancestors who worked as railway navvies; exploring churchwardens' accounts; and more...

Exclusive bonus content

  • Lincolnshire
    Discover ancestors from Lincolnshire with exclusive bonus data and historic images. Retrieve your code from page 87 of the magazine and click here to download the files now.


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On Sale Date: 
Tuesday 24th October 2017
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