The Highlanders’ Museum does not hold personal service records of individual soldiers.
Service Records can be sought from one of the following authorities:
Pre 1921 Records
Unfortunately, up to 70% of soldiers service records were destroyed during the Blitz of World War Two. Those that did survive are available from:
The National Archives,
Tel: 020 8876 3444
They can also be accessed through ancestry.com
Post 1921 Records
Army Personnel Centre
Mailpoint 400 Kentigern House
65 Brown Street
Tel: 0845 600 9663
The forms needed to do this can be accessed here.
If you know the soldier concerned was killed in action contact the Commonwealth Graves Commission www.cwgc.org
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Our Collection is one the largest regimental display outside London. Founded over 60 years ago, the Museum houses more than 50,000 objects.
The archive at The Highlanders’ Museum (Queen’s Own Highlanders Collection) covers six British regiments & our allied regiments from overseas.