A flexible contribution from anywhere.

Ideal for those who are less able to volunteer in person but who wish to make a valuable contribution to IWM from their home or mobile devices.

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Whenever you’re ready and have an internet connection!

  • No age restrictions

  • Worldwide

  • Those with an internet connection

Typical activities
  • Transcribing / verifying records, stories, film or war diaries

  • Crowdsourcing data

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    • War Diaries: IWM (Q 9687)
      ©IWM (Q 9687)

      War Diaries

      The story of the British Army on the Western Front during the First World War is waiting to be discovered in 1.5 million pages of unit war diaries. We need your help to reveal the stories of those who fought in the global conflict that shaped the world we live in today.

    • War Memorial: IWM (Q 48871)
      © IWM (Q 48871)

      War Memorials Register

      Join this important project by volunteering your time. Help us to improve the Register so that future generations can continue to value and remember the people, places and events memorials commemorate.