Canada, World War I CEF Attestation Papers, 1914-1918This database contains an index to the military records (Attestation papers) of men and women enlisted in the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) of the First World War. Information contained in the database includes: name of enlistee, address, birthplace, birth date, age, name and relationship of next of kin, and regimental number.
Canada, Militia and Defence Forces Lists, 1832, 1863-1939The publications included in this data collection make up a fairly comprehensive list of Canadian military officers for almost 80 years. The books are primarily printed lists of Canadian officers—no enlisted men are included—and note details such as name, rank, unit, dates and places of service, and dates of promotion, transfer, and possibly retirement.
Canada, War Graves Registers (Circumstances of Casualty), 1914-1948These burial ledgers for military personnel can tell you where a soldier is buried and where his next of kin were living.
Canada, CEF Commonwealth War Graves Registers, 1914-1919This database contains records from the War Grave Registers for service personnel of the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) who died during the First World War in Belgium, France and the United Kingdom. The registers, also known as the 'Black Binders', contain the final resting place of the individual, and were used to record the notification of the next of kin. Records may also contain unit and service number, date of death, and cause and place of death.