Find a soldier's will

Search for the will of a soldier who died while serving in the British armed forces between 1850 and 1986.

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Before you start

You’ll need:

  • the soldier’s last name and year of death to search for a will
  • to register for the service with an email address
  • to pay £10 to access a will

You won’t always get a complete will - sometimes soldiers only leave letters or brief instructions.