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=== World War I (1914–1918) ===
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==Online Records==
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These records at Ancestry.com can be searched free-of-charge at a [[Family History Centers|'''Family History Center''']] near you.
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*'''1775-mid-1800s''' - [https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/mass-digitized-archives/british-military-naval-records-index/Pages/british-military-naval-records-index.aspx '''British military and naval records (RG 8, C series) - Introduction and index''']
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*'''1775-mid-1800s''' - [https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/mass-digitized-archives/british-military-naval-records-documents/Pages/british-military-naval-records-documents.aspx?p_ID=250 '''British military and naval records (RG 8, C Series) - Digitized documents''']
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*'''1756-1900''' - [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/3253/ '''UK, Regimental Registers of Service, 1756-1900], index and images, ($)
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*'''1776-1881''' - [https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/Pages/war-office-42.aspx '''Pension Applications for Widows and Family of British Military Officers, 1776-1881'''], index and images, ($)
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*'''1806-1892''' - [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/3383/ '''Canada, British Army Regimental Rolls of Non-commissioned Officers and Soldiers, 1806-1892'''], index and images, ($)
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*'''1713-1882''' - [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/3255/ '''UK, Royal Hospital, Chelsea: Regimental Registers of Pensioners, 1713-1882'''], index and images, ($)
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*[https://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/microform-digitization/006003-110.02-e.php?&q2=35&interval=50&sk=0&PHPSESSID=rgi7t06a60or2jdheocn6v65f4 '''War of 1812: Upper Canada Returns, Nominal Rolls and Paylists, RG 9 1B7'''], digitized images.
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*[http://www.archives.gov.on.ca/en/access/documents/research_guide_213_war_of_1812.pdf '''War of 1812 Records''']
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*'''1899-1902''' - [https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/south-african-war-1899-1902/Pages/service-files-south-african-war.aspx '''South African War, 1899-1902 - Service Files, Medals and Land Applications''']
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*[https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/personnel-records.aspx '''Personnel Records of the First World War'''], digital online. <br>
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*[https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/personnel-records/Pages/personnel-records.aspx '''Personnel Records of the First World War'''], digital online. <br>
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*'''1939-1947''' - [https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/second-world-war/second-world-war-dead-1939-1947/Pages/files-second-war-dead.aspx '''Service Files of the Second World War - War Dead, 1939-1947''']
  
Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) service records are available through the Personnel Records Unit of the National Archives of Canada (see [[Prince Edward Island Archives and Libraries]] for the address). These service records contain detailed information from enlistment to demobilization (discharge). Information may include each person's date and place of birth, address at the time of enlistment, name and address of next of kin, marital status, occupation, personal description (eye and hair color, height, weight, and distinctive marks or scars), and religion. When requesting information from the Personnel Records Unit please include the name, rank, and regiment (where known).
 
  
 
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