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Professional army records research services for genealogists and military historians: making your unknown soldier known again


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Why choose fourteeneighteen?

If you want to understand what happened to a soldier in the First World War, learn more of his personal and family circumstances and perhaps prove a family legend, you will find no better friend and advisor than fourteeneighteen.


What do we do?

We carry out a comprehensive search for documentary evidence of a soldier’s time in the British Army; interpret the details found; and create a timeline narrative so that you can understand exactly what happened to him, when and why.


Who are we?

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With thousands of soldiers researched for thousands of clients since 2002, we have built highly efficient and effective methods, unmatched knowledge and a unique repository of information. Your project will be in safe hands.


Who are our clients?

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You are a family historian, trying to find what happened to a relative in 1914-1918. Perhaps you are researching a local war memorial. Or maybe you’re in the media and need help with a news story or documentary. We will help.


What are our fees?

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Do we research sailors, airmen? What about before and after WW1?

For these and more refer to our Research FAQ


Place your order now

Choosing to work with fourteeneighteen means confidence that you will get the best results possible, with the greatest insight into your soldier’s story.

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