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Findmypast calls the 1939 Register “one of the most important documents in 20th century Britain”

1939 register

For many researchers this 1939 record is a census with many valuable additions. It is especially important because there are no surviving census records for 1931 and 1941 as a result of the war. On 1 September 1939 Germany invaded Poland and the path to war was underway. On 29 September, National Registration Day was undertaken. … Read more