World War One in Nottinghamshire by David Nunn


Discharge certificate (courtesy of Newark & Sherwood District Council museums.)
Soldier's discharge certificate (courtesy of Newark & Sherwood District Council museums.)

Nottinghamshire Archives

Wide range of archival material relating to WWI, including:

A selection of materials have been published in:

Nottinghamshire Archives has recently (2013) acquired Patricia and Maurice Wakefield's research notes on Nottinghamshire soldiers of World War I. The Heritage Lottery Fund is supporting the cataloguing of this unique collection of documents and photographs.

Nottinghamshire Archives' online catalogue:

Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections, University of Nottingham


Online catalogue:

Imperial War Museum

Use 'Search Collections' to locate Nottinghamshire-related material:

The National Archives

The National Archive’s in-depth research guides provide a comprehensive introduction to the records available for WWI:

Bassetlaw Museum

Wide range of material, including:

Newark Museums

The Great War Archive

Various Nottinghamshire-related items available to view online at