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How many countries were drawn into the First World War? Here's a timeline of major WWI war declarations.
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You may be able to learn more about your relative's WWI service by researching at the state level for the place where he enlisted or was drafted.
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Check out this map of the Battle of Olustee, the only major Civil War conflict to be fought on Floridian soil.
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On the day after Christmas in 1776, George Washington and his troops gave the country a yuletide gift: a decisive victory against British and Hessian forces. Learn about it in this historical map.
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Don't let your veterans just fade away. Enlist the help of these five steps to find the stories behind your ancestors' military heritage.
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Find your ancestors' Great War service records, casualty records and more with the help of these top 10 websites for WWI research.
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Learn how to find the military service records for your American ancestors, then mine the records for genealogy clues.
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Learn how to find your ancestors' Civil War, WWI and WW2 draft records—and the genealogical clues these old military records hold.
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Discover the stories of your ancestors who preserved American independence in the War of 1812.
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