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How did you do?

Find out the answers to last issue’s Family Tree Academy challenges. Our Academy tutor David Annal explains all

Document challenge – Royal Navy and Royal Marines service records

Last month we showed you three Naval service records and challenged you to find the answers to our questions. How did you get on?

Document A – The service record of Thomas Canterbury, Shipwright, Royal Navy

I How old was thomas when he began his first period of service?

His date of birth is given as 23 November 1885 and he first served on 17 July 1901 when he would have been aged just 15.

II Which medals was thomas entitled to as a result of his First World War service?

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