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World War I: Geneaology: Medals, Insignia, Uniforms

Resources for history and genealogy

Uniforms, Insignia, etc.

Insignia on sleeve. Plate 14, 1917 Uniform Regulations. In Uniform Regulations United States Navy. Website: U.S. Navy Uniforms


Find sources in library catalogs:

"military uniforms"

"World War 1914-1918" "military uniforms"

Military decorations.

Decorations of honor.

Medals and Awards

Genealogy Resources at the University of Delaware Library

Family tree

Although not aimed at genealogy and family history, the collections of the University of Delaware Library (Morris Library) include materials useful to genealogists and family historians.

This Genealogy Research Guide is provided as a service for genealogists. It presents topics and resources to assist researchers.

The UD Library does not specialize in genealogy and does not have staff responsible for genealogy. Library staff cannot conduct research.

For questions about library resources and holdings, use the Ask the Library service.

For questions about getting research assistance, see the suggestions on the home page of this guide or on the topic/resources pages.