Military Photographs and How to Date Them

Neil Storey

The military photographs in family albums stand out as different and distinctive and the sight of an ancestor in uniform stirs thoughts of what he or she did and where they served. However, because of the distance of time or the reticence of many old soldiers, the family historian can be left with many frustrating puzzles to solve when faced with a
Date Published :
November 2009
Publisher :
Countryside Books
Language:
English
Illustration :
230+ photographs
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Binding : Paperback
ISBN : 9781846741524
Pages : 192
Stock Status : In stock
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$29.95

Overview
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The military photographs in family albums stand out as different and distinctive and the sight of an ancestor in uniform stirs thoughts of what he or she did and where they served. Neil Storey offers advice on identifying military uniforms, badges, insignia, ranks, medals and the equipment worn by our military ancestors. These items can provide a wealth of information about the person or people in the photograph and can lead to many new avenues of research. The book covers our Nation's military history from the 1870's to the 1940's.

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