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A Collection of Posts about Military Veterans

A Collection of Posts about Military Veterans

November 11th is Veterans Day.  This is the day we honor and remember those who served in the military.  I’d like to share some of my post pertaining to veteran relatives and how to research them. Trying to find veterans from Hawaii?  Try these three free databases for those who served in World War I and World War II. Learn about my father’s experiences in the Korean Conflict. This is Ellen (Pacheco) Figg’s story.  She was in the Navy WAVES….

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Three Free Databases for Hawaiian Researchers to Find Veteran Relatives

Three Free Databases for Hawaiian Researchers to Find Veteran Relatives

Veterans Day is right around the corner.  Familysearch.org has three databases that those researching in Hawaii will find useful. World War Draft Registrations Be sure to click Draft Registration (next to birth) and enter Hawaii to limit your results. World War II Enlistments 1938-1946 You can define by birth, residence, or branch of the military if you know it. World War II Draft Cards, 1942 This is nicknamed the “old man draft”.  It includes people born 1877-1897. Now got out…

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