French Ministry of Defence’s First World War research portal

25 November 2013 | Kate Clements

An online research portal from the French Ministry of Defence has been launched. Searchable databases hold the details of over 1.3 million soldiers who died for France; more than 70,000 men who served in the French air force; and contemporary records, war diaries and newspapers. The site is available to view in several languages.

Visit the Mémoire des Hommes First World War portal