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The IBCC celebrates the service and sacrifice of pilots and support staff of Royal Air Force Bomber Command
Plus: Ancestry adds New South Wales hospital and burial records; England and Wales electoral registers for 1920 go online; MyHeritage offers free DNA tests to adoptees
Jonathan Wright finds out about the new TV series recreating secret agent training from WW2, airing now on BBC Two
Over 6.7 million records of people living in England and Wales in 1920 can be searched on Findmypast with newly indexed electoral registers
Plus: Finding ancestors could be key to saving a 10-year-old boy; New Dordogne collection on FamilySearch; MyHeritage adds American newspapers and more
An American boy suffering from a rare disease could be saved by the bone marrow of an ancestor’s modern family
The military genealogy website now allows members to explore the 1851 and 1861 Worldwide Army Indexes
Plus: Ancestry to offer free access this Easter; Forces War Records adds Victorian army indexes; Deceased Online publishes Norfolk photographs and more
Plus: Millions of soldiers listed on first national war memorials database; Appeal for information about mother and baby homes after woman's DNA discovery
New research to mark the latest Man Engine tour reveals the spread of the Cornish diaspora across Britain
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