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Archives and service records

At Regimental Headquarters we hold approximately 40,000 documents of Welsh Guards Service Records. There is a small fee of £30.00 for the search and administration of all enquiries, except for widows and widowers.

Army Service Records

Widows/Widowers enquiring about the service of their deceased spouse must provide:

  • A completed Certificate of Kinship and Request for service details of an Ex-Serviceman/Woman Search Document. Please click the link to the right.
  • Proof of death if the service person died after leaving the service (Death Certificate)

Everyone else must send us:

  • A completed Certificate of Kinship and Request for service details of an Ex-Serviceman/Woman Search Document. Please click the link to the right.
  • Proof of death if the service person died after leaving the service (Death Certificate)
  • A cheque for £30.00 made payable to: "Welsh Guards Lt Col Central Fund"

For all enquiries after 1920 you must complete the Subject Access Request (SAR) form. Please cick on the link to the right.

Get in touch

Archives

Telephone: 0207 414 3291

Email: INFHQ-FTGDS-WG-OFFMGR@mod.uk

RHQ Welsh Guards
Wellington Barracks
Birdcage Walk
London SW1E 6HQ

This address should be used for all Welsh Guards enquiries

Please note that we may not hold every single record

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