What can these records tell me?

In this index of British Red Cross Society volunteers, you can discover your ancestor’s name, birth year, and rank, as well as the years of your ancestor’s service. This collection has been obtained from the British Red Cross website. Additional information about the records, including images of original VAD cards, can we found on the source website.

Each result will provide you with a transcript of all or some of the following details:

  • First name(s)
  • Last name
  • Year — if you think a year has been mistranscribed, be sure to follow the link to the source website to check details against images of the original records
  • Birth year
  • Rank
  • Address
  • County
  • Service from
  • Service to
  • Engagement date
  • Termination date
  • Rank at termination
  • Hours worked
  • Commission
  • Duties
  • Additional information
  • Archive
  • Source - link to the source website