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TrevorFranklin
15-09-16, 12:12
I have just been emailed by them to tell me that as part of the tanks centenary, they are opening the military records as free for today only

Tilly Mint
15-09-16, 14:54
Oooh thanks, Trevor....just what I wanted!!

Vacumatic
15-09-16, 15:58
Does anyone have a link to the Military records please, Ancestry wont let me in to the records withoy signing up, both father and grandfather were in the Royal Tank Corps, grandfather was Harry Arthur Lunn born 1885 and I think joined the RTC in 1919, father was Arthur Harold Lunn born 1916 and signed up for the RTC in 1935,

Elaine ..Spain
15-09-16, 17:32
Does anyone have a link to the Military records please, Ancestry wont let me in to the records withoy signing up, both father and grandfather were in the Royal Tank Corps, grandfather was Harry Arthur Lunn born 1885 and I think joined the RTC in 1919, father was Arthur Harold Lunn born 1916 and signed up for the RTC in 1935,
Does this help?
http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/category.aspx?cat=39

- or this link
http://www.ancestry.co.uk/cs/uk/military
Click on the drop down lists in the section headed "All our Military collections" to search via individual datasets.

lennon2011
15-09-16, 17:40
I found my Great Grandfather in the Royal Tank Corps through FMP. He joined up 18/03/1919 as a career soldier, his war record has been very interesting to read.

Vacumatic
15-09-16, 19:39
Does this help?
http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/category.aspx?cat=39

- or this link
http://www.ancestry.co.uk/cs/uk/military
Click on the drop down lists in the section headed "All our Military collections" to search via individual datasets.

Thank you so much Elaine - time for me to explore!