Military records

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

This site commemorates the 1.7 million men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died during the two world wars. These include  Australian, Canadian, Indian, New Zealand, South African and United Kingdom forces. The Find War Dead casualty database lists…

Dublin City Library and Archive, Heritage and History Online

Dublin City Library and Archive, Heritage and History online covers: Dublin and Irish Collections with local history resourcesDublin City Archives with records of Dublin’s civic government from 1171 and private archives relating to DublinFamily History with resources to assist youImage…

Ireland Genealogy Project & Ireland Genealogy Project Archives

This site offers access to a valuable collection of material not readily available elsewhere. There are significant collections of monumental inscriptions, headstone photographs and parish register transcriptions available. The site is arranged by county and within each county by categories…

Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives

This site offers access to a valuable collection of material that is not readily available elsewhere. The Headstone Project has 135,000+ headstone photographs and inscriptions. The site is arranged by county and within each county by cemetery records, church records,…

Irish War Memorials

This site includes photographs of each memorial, the text of all inscriptions and site location details. The online database can be surname searched for individuals.

The CAIN (Conflict Archive on the INternet)

This site contains information and source material on ‘the Troubles’ and politics in Northern Ireland from 1968 to the present. The main sections of this extensive collection include: Background information on the conflict and politics; Databases, bibliographies, biographies; Key events…

Royal Dublin Fusiliers Association

This site has wealth of information on Ireland in the Great War (1914-1918). About 200,000 Irish people served in the Allied forces in the Great War and over 35,000 of those died on the battlefields.

Trinity College Dublin Library, 1641 Depositions

This searchable site has transcripts and images of 8,000 depositions and examinations in which Protestant men and women of all classes told their experiences following the outbreak of the rebellion by the Catholic Irish in October, 1641. You need to…