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Welsh Record Offices and Archives on the Web Current as of July 16, 2005 Signing the Register by Edmund Blair Leighton. County Index: Steven Morse Site A One-Step Portal for On-Line Genealogy Stephen P. Morse An early version of this article appeared in AVOTAYNU: the International Review of Jewish Genealogy (Spring 2004), and a revised version in the Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly (September and December 2006). The following is yet another revision of the original article, updated as of February 2011, and published in the Federation of Genealogical Societes Forum (Summer 2011).
World War II Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now World War II, or the Second World War (often abbreviated as WWII or WW2), was a global military conflict lasting from 1939 to 1945, which involved most of the world’s nations, including all of the great powers, organized into two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most widespread war in history, with more than 100 million military personnel mobilized. Warwickshire Online Parish Clerks Important: please read the explanation of the scheme before contacting an Online Parish Clerk (OPC) (if you have previously read this explanation, jump to the list of parishes but please remember that new information is being added to this explanation, as well as to the table) If you are looking for research help click on the initial letter of the parish in which you are interested in the main table on this page (alternatively use your browser's search/find facility). The table is arranged strictly alphabetically. Little Packington is found among the Ls, not the Ps, and Bishops Itchington is amongst the Bs, etc.
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