Information about collections and leaflets that will help with research on military history
Suffolk Regiment Collection
The collection includes:
- printed histories of the Suffolk regiment
- The Suffolk Regimental Gazette (the regimental journal)
- regimental diaries
The Suffolk Regiment collection leaflet has detailed information about the types of records that can be found in the collection.
Records relating to the First World War, 1914-1918
Records relating to WW1 (part 1) is the first draft of a resource list pulling together sources held by Suffolk Record Office and includes the following sections:
- Printed books
- Archive collections
- Family and personal papers
- Publications and newspapers
- War memorials and rolls of honour
The Suffolk County War Memorial Roll of Honour, 1914-1918, [A2/1/4/2] has recently been digitised and can be accessed for free. Find out more here.
Records relating to the Second World War, 1939-1945
Records relating to the 1939-1945 war is a comprehensive list of the sources relating to Suffolk and the Second World War.
This document covers sources on all aspects of the war, both at home and abroad, including:
- The Suffolk Regiment Archive
- Air raids
- Home defence and the Home guard