You can search the Armed Forces Memorial roll of honour to see if someone’s listed on it.
The Memorial commemorates members of the armed forces who died while in service either:
- on or after 1 January 1948
- in Palestine between 1945 and 1947
Entries on the roll of honour database include:
- type of service
- regiment or corps
- date of death
- burial place, if known
- whether someone’s name is on the Memorial in the National Memorial Arboretum
No information is available until one year after someone’s death.
You can download or print a certificate that will contain details of their service in the Armed Forces from the roll of honour.
What you need to know
You need to know the person’s last name or service number.
If you know their first name or initial, you can use this to find the correct entry more quickly.
If you have a question about the Armed Forces Memorial roll of honour, contact the National Memorial Arboretum.
National Memorial Arboretum