If you are interested in whether an ancestor was involved in a war, or you already know that they were, we suggest starting with Fold3.com. It is freely accessible at the library, or if you have a library card, you can access it at home.
Want to know more about a war? These resource guides will help contextualize your research and offer interesting resources.
The following resources may be particularly helpful to students with a general interest in history or might be looking for a research topic.
We're working on updating these guides! Check back soon.
French and Indian War
American Revolutionary War
War of 1812
American Civil War
The Great War (WWI)
World War II