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ROYAL & DOMINION NAVY CASUALTIES, by Don Kindell, US Researcher, compiled from original Admiralty Documents, introduced by Capt Christopher Page RN, previously Head of Naval Historical Branch (MOD)
- pre-World War 1
- World War 1, 1914-1918
- Inter-War, 1918-1939
- World War 2, 1939-1945 - background events being added to casualty lists - see by Date, "Phoney War"
- Post-War, 1945-2008
UNITED STATES NAVY, COAST GUARD & MARINE CORPS CASUALTIES from contemporary documents and online US sources
- World War 1, 1917-1918 - US Navy & Coast Guard and US Marine Corps
War 2, 1941-45
Coast Guard and US
Marine Corps -
from ABMC, BuPers, DPAA, DVA, States Lists, USCG, USMC
sites by name and by date
Continuation of World War 1 Centenary and Approach of US Entry into the WarUNITED STATES NAVY - Rise to Global Parity, Organisation & Fleet Lists, 1900-1922 - Fleets and Stations, early 1917 - World War 1 & Major Ship Lists in outline
Those Who Served - United States Navy, Coast Guard & Marine Corps Casualties - Medal of Honor, 1915-1918 - Officer Ranks and Enlisted Rates - Flag Officers, 1914-1918
Organisation and Technology - Bureau of Yards & Docks, 1917-1918 - Development of Warship Armour
Contemporary Accounts - Victory at Sea by R. Adm William Sims - On the Coast of France: US Naval Forces in French Waters - US Marine Corps in the World War - Chronology of US Marine Corps in the World Wa
SHIP LOG BOOK TRANSCRIPTIONS, a Zooniverse "Old Weather" Project
ROYAL NAVY LOG BOOKS OF THE WORLD WAR 1-ERA, 350,000 pages transcribed, all 318 ships online, including Battle of the Falklands, Gallipoli, Mesopotamia, East Africa, China Station.
Follow this link for brief details of all 318 ships.
And this link to the archives (go to Vessels, type in name, click on ship, "View all Logs").
Go to OldWeather.org to help with transcribing.
An "Old Weather" Citizen Science Project involving thousands of people working together on the internet to transcribe weather and naval data. A collaboration that includes Zooniverse, University of Oxford, British Meteorological Office, US National Archives, US National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, and Naval-History.Net. There is now a sister project Old Weather: Whaling, working with the New Bedford Whaling Museum.