A new digital archive allows users to search the wills of 230,000 British Empire soldiers who died between 1850 and 1986. To do so, you will need:
- The soldier’s last name and year of death to search for a will
- To register for the service with an email address
- To pay £6 to access a will
Searches takes around five minutes and can be accessed here.
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