Military records

Auckland Museum, New Zealand – Online Cenotaph

Online Cenotaph is a biographical database that allows researchers, enthusiasts, and veterans and their families to explore, contribute to, and share the records and stories of those who served for Aotearoa New Zealand. The primary focus is on those who…

Naval-History.Net by Gordon Smith

Preserving naval history research and memoirs and making contemporary accounts more readily available. This site has a wealth on online information and is arranged as follows: • 1815-1914 “Pax Britannica”, and before • 1914-1918 World War 1 • 1918-1939 Inter-war…

Europeana 1914-1918 – untold stories & official histories of WW1

Explore stories, films and historical material about the First World War and contribute your own family history. Europeana 1914-1918 mixes resources from libraries and archives across the globe with memories and memorabilia from families throughout Europe. Browse by:  • Types-…

Findmypast – World Records

The commercial site Findmypast has a vast collection of world records. These include:• UK BMD Records – A large online collection of UK parish records, 1.5+ million records• US Marriage Records – These span 360 years with 450+ million names•…

New Zealand War Graves Project

The aims of this project is to:• Photograph all the war graves and primary memorials of New Zealanders who, serving with New Zealand and Allied forces, died in conflicts, from the Anglo-Boer war (1899-1902), to the present day and in…

Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database

This database allows searches for biographical and service details for 115,000+ New Zealand service men and women from the 19th century till today. This  easy to use,  comprehensive site offers a variety of searches and a lot of information.

Our Stuff

This site focuses on New Zealand and contains online resources such as lists of passengers, publicans, barmaids and juries plus naturalisations, directories, pioneer rolls and much more.

Archives New Zealand

This site has details about the Archives, holdings, publications and Archway for online searches. Archway contains descriptions of 1.5 million records dating from 1840 to current. If a digital image is available it will be indentifed and linked to the…