1939 Register in association with The National Archive

1939 Register

Explore your world on the eve of war

41 million lives recorded in England & Wales at the outbreak of the Second World WarOnly at Findmypast

1939 Register now available in our monthly Plus and Pro subscriptions

  • Full Household Transcript

    Inc. full dates of birth, occupations, address & updated names

    Transcript Transcript
  • Full Household Transcript

    Inc. full dates of birth, occupations, address & updated names

    Transcript
  • Maps

    Compare historic maps to present day

    Map
  • Original Image

    A scan of the original register page

  • Photos

    Historical images from the local area

    Photo
  • Statistics

    Facts & figures for 1939

    Infographic
  • Newspapers

    Articles from the local area

    Newspaper