Search in United Kingdom, Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve Index, 1903-1922
United Kingdom, Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve Index, 1903-1922
<p>This collection includes First World War service records for officers and ratings of the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve (RNVR). This includes the service records of ratings who joined the RNVR between 1903, when the RNVR was formed, and 1919, and officers who joined between 1914 and 1922. Indexed records may include the following: first name, last name, division and service number, date of birth, and period of service.</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>Full records may also include the following: former occupation, physical description, dates and periods of engagement, ships or units served in, and remarks about character and ability. In rare instances a record may include the place of birth. Officer records typically include additional information such as rank, appointments, honors and awards, dates of promotion, name and address of next of kin.