Search in United Kingdom, Registry of Shipping and Seamen: Royal Navy Reserve Ratings’ Records of Service, 1908-1958
United Kingdom, Registry of Shipping and Seamen: Royal Navy Reserve Ratings’ Records of Service, 1908-1958
<p>This collection contains service record cards of Royal Naval Reserves, mainly those who served during the First World War. The indexed records may include the following searchable information: first name, last name, date of birth, birthplace, and service number of the individual.</p><br><p>The content in this collection originates from <a href="https://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/" target="blank">The National Archives</a> and contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.</p><br><br>Each record covers a five-year term of service in the Royal Navy Reserve, so there may be more than one record for a person. A reservist will have a different service number for each term. Full records may also include the following: address, parents’ full names, physical description, date of enrolment, training undertaken, names of ships served on with dates of joining and discharge from each ship, period of time actually served, and any engagements not completed.