many websites dedicated to putting you in touch with those you went to
school with, grew up with, worked with or fought/served with. A selection
of these are included below, alphabetically. friendsreunited.com,
which is now expanding its service beyond former schools to include
former places of work. Basic registration is free, with a £5.00
annual fee to send and receive email. A separate page deals with
researching the military past of individual
servicemen and women.
free access to all areas of the site after an initial registration.
85% of membership drawn drawn from the Army and RAF. Free registration.
Many useful features. Lets you know who else is online and also has
an easy-to-use message board. Established spring 2002.
last viewed the site claimed to have a database containing details
of over 3 930 units [as of 10 Sep 02] from UK, Australia and New
for you to register under. Registration of your details is free,
membership enabling email and other services is £6.00 per
annum. A limited company registered in England & Wales. [a]
Managed by ex-servicemen, this entirely free
resource puts serving and ex-Services personnel back in contact
with past friends and colleagues. Includes confidential email system
and automatic updates to your desktop.