Workplace records are often useful sources of information, with large companies such as the Post Office and railway companies maintaining good records, and producing magazines to keep their employees in touch with one another. Many professional organisations and schools also did this. Find an Archive Facility on the National Archive Website.
Look at our catalogue to see what published sources are held here. You can also make an appointment to visit our Research Room.
Defence Medal Applications,
Civil Contingencies Secretariat,
35 Great Smith Street,
Army Personnel Centre,
MP 555, Kentigern House,
65 Brown Street,
Ministry of Defence Medal Office,
Research Centre for Evacuee and War Child Studies Archives
University Museums and Special Collections Service,
University of Reading