The Commonwealth War Graves Commission Casualty Archive contains the details of 1.7 million men and women who died during the First and Second World Wars
Plus: MyHeritage expires user passwords after cybersecurity breach; Findmypast introduces military hints on family trees; RootsIreland adds 36,000 County Clare records
Plus: Findmypast announces deal to digitise Kent parish registers; Federation of Family History Societies issues warning over CARN expiry
The Ministry of Defence used DNA samples from family members to identify Able Seaman James Cameron Robertson
The partnership will make 400 years of family history records available to Findmypast subscribers
Plus: Free criminal ancestors website launches; British Newspaper Archive adds Bedfordshire, Gloucestershire and Oxfordshire titles; Researchers appeal for names on lost war memorial
As Britain prepares to celebrate the royal wedding, Catherine Curzon reveals the wide range of roles our ancestors could have filled as servants to historic kings and queens
Plus: Who Do You Think You Are? 2018 celebrities revealed; Ancestry adds 1939 Register to its collections; Two major family history events announced for 2019
The Register, which is free to access on Ancestry until 13 May, records the population of England and Wales at the start of the Second World War
Plus: Findmypast launches Surrey baptism collection; Scotland's first Jewish Heritage Centre to open; British Newspaper Archive adds Second World War submarine newspaper
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