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charles shaw

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Vena Report 31 Jan 2013 21:24

i am trying to find military records for a mr charles shaw born in ironville derbyshire in 1907, with the help of everyone else on here we managed to find his fathers military record who was also charles shaw..
i am drawing a blank everywhere i look can anyone advise please


Vena Report 31 Jan 2013 21:26

on enlisting in the army, he was living at sheepbridge chesterfield derbyshire
his mothers name was hannah shaw

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 31 Jan 2013 21:32

Presume you are looking for WW 2 records?


Reggie Report 31 Jan 2013 23:01

Records for service after WW1 are not in the public domain.

You have to apply for them, proving that you are the next of kin............and paying £30.00.


Vena Report 1 Feb 2013 20:48

thankyou everyone it helps a lot