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Transcribe the military records of African American soldiers in the American Civil War – Zooniverse

I saw this recently – Transcribe the military records of African American soldiers in the American Civil War: https://www.zooniverse.org/projects/usct/african-american-civil-war-soldiers Due to the number of volunteers who have already helped, The volunteer response was so great that we have already finished transcribing the … Continue reading

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Memorial Day: Free Access to Military Records – MyHeritage Ends May 28, 2019

In my daily check of Some of the Places I Find Articles, I noticed that MyHeritage was offering free access to military records – Memorial Day: Free Access to Military Records – MyHeritage Ends May 28, 2019: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/05/memorial-day-free-access-to-military-records/. Next week … Continue reading

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More than 13 million documents online – Arolsen Archives International Center on Nazi Persecution

I saw this recently as part of my search for World War II articles – More than 13 million documents online: https://arolsen-archives.org/en/news/more-than-13-million-documents/. People from all over the world can now conduct research online to discover the fates of victims of … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 20, 2019 – FamilySearch

I saw this earlier today –New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 20, 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch-week-of-may-20-2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Argentina, Ukraine, and the United States, including Arizona, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, Ohio, Texas, and Utah. Search these new records and images by … Continue reading

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Italian Battle of the Bulge – Operation Winter Storm 1944 YouTube Video

As much as I have read about World War II, I have never heard of an Italian Battle of the Bulge – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Garfagnana until a few days ago when I was looking on YouTube – Italian Battle of the Bulge – … Continue reading

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FindMyPast Fridays May 17, 2019

Glad to see FindMyPast Fridays show up yesterday afternoon on https://blog.findmypast.com/latest-records/. Here’s FindMyPast Fridays May 17, 2019: https://blog.findmypast.com/findmypast-friday-may-17th-2637306151.html. There are more than 9.5 million new records and newspaper articles available to search this Findmypast Friday. United States Directories & Almanacs … Continue reading

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New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 13, 2019 – FamilySearch

I saw this earlier today –New Free Historical Records on FamilySearch: Week of May 13, 2019: https://media.familysearch.org/new-free-historical-records-on-familysearch–week-of-may-13-2019/. FamilySearch added new, free, historical records this week from Australia, France, Spain, and the United States, including Illinois, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Obituaries from American Society of Germans from … Continue reading

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