First World War Centenary

2014 marked the 100th anniversary of the First World War.

With your help Lest We Forget will continue to record the stories of those who took part as service men or women or civilians on the Home Front.

Last year 2014 saw a major exhibition “Lest We Forget” at Portsmouth Museum which displayed First World War material connected to 200 or so individuals.


Please add details of your ancestors who contributed to the First World War. Whether you have only have the sparsest detail or have researched more thoroughly you are invited to contribute.

To view existing entries, please click on the appropriate A-Z surname category below

Click here to add your own entries.