Ask our photo experts for help

They say ‘a picture paints a thousand words’, and in some respects that is true, and especially so when it comes to examining old photographs….

Note: Please note: the higher quality and clearer the document, the more we are likely to be able to help. So please upload the highest quality document you can. This service is restricted to documents and photos only from 1850 onwards. Images of photos or documents must be clear, legible and in English. (Service for Full Members Only.) Full details can be HERE
Forces War Records can offer a 'photo and document recognition' service, which could help you learn more about the military individuals in your family

The experts at Forces War Records can use their expert military genealogy knowledge to help you find out what sort of role your family member most likely played in the military. You could suddenly solve what regiment your ancestor served with, what certain rank slides mean or perhaps what sort of aircraft or military vehicle they were using in the photograph. Let Forces War Records help you fill in the missing pieces to your genealogy research