FLEET AIR ARM & NAVAL AVIATION ARCHIVE ONLINE DATABASES
The prime online databases for Fleet Air Arm archives is the Public Records Office for official Royal Navy records, the Commonwealth War Graves Debt of Honour for Fleet Air Arm Casualties, the Canada Virtual War Memorial, Australian War Memorial, the British Library and such as Amazon for online books and publications.
PORT ONLINE CATALOGUE Port is an online catalogue of high quality maritime related Internet resources. Every resource has been selected and described by a librarian or subject specialist. Services and materials developed by the Museum's Centre for Maritime Research are also available on this site.
Public Record Office, Kew, London
PUBLIC RECORDS OFFICE the National Archives of the UK. The Online Catalogue "PRO" - The catalogue of the UK Public Record Office at Kew in West London is now on line.This catalogue was last updated 02 Feb 2001 and contains 8,487,730 records.
Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts
Archon: Archives On-Line
-- United Kingdom (Royal Commission on Historical Manuscripts)
Directory of archives in the UK, with links to web sites.
and Maritime Libraries and Archives Group
Established in May 1999 under the auspices of the Royal Naval Museum Library with the purpose of creating an information network of naval and maritime libraries and archives throughout the UK.
Scottish Archive Network
Amazon.co.uk - books for sale online
British Library - includes 100 items on Fleet Air Arm alone
BBC Archives and Footage
The BBC's archives are among the world's largest which means that you may find everything you're looking for on this site. Within our site, you'll find easy access to the vast archives of the world's most respected television broadcaster. Our Broadcast Archives, News Archives, and StockVisions collections contain more than two million subject listings -- captured on over 500 million feet of film, 400,000 hours of video, and more than 500,000 sound recordings.
British Movietione News-
A single search will interrogate the databases of British Movietone News,
TV-am News and the Henderson Collection, together covering the years 1896-1991.
All material has been preserved onto digital tape and can be accessed instantly.
Access to BBC sound recordings is via the National Sound Archive.The NSA is part of the British Library and will arrange appointments for anyone in possession of a British Library pass.
National Film and Television Archive - Bfi Collections (which includes the National Film and Television Archive) is the largest collection of films and television titles in Europe.
Newsreel Project (BUFVC) database: database of British Newsreel production between 1910 and 1979. It contains 160,000 records from 21 newsreels and cinemagazines, and is designed to make information on the newsreels available for academic research.
Public Motion Picture Research Centers and Film Archives
Film Home page
Includes numereous films with Fleet Air Arm connection
The Australian War Memorial is a unique commemorative institution. It is a national memorial, an internationally renowned museum, and a research centre for Australian military history.
National Archives of Australia
Australian Museums Online (AMOL)- A link to the Australian Museums On Line Collection Search which includes AWM photos
Register of Australian Archives and Manuscripts (RAAM) - contains records describing non-government archives held in Australian archival repositories and libraries.
Picture Australia- A link to an image searching service provided by Australian cultural agencies, and includes information on Fleet Air Arm campaigns, ships, air stations, and aircraft. PictureAustralia is a web service based on a metadata index held at the National Library in Canberra which links to pictorial images held on the web sites of participating cultural agencies around Australia.
Multimedia Catalogue - State Library of Victoria - The Multimedia Catalogue contains over 160,000
The National Archives of Canada the Archives' collections today include millions of records, including texts, photographs, films, maps, videos, books, paintings, prints and government files, that bring the past to life. ArchiviaNet is an automated research tool that allows you to access a vast amount of information from various databases and automated systems created by the National Archives of Canada.
Archives of New Zealand
Head Office, Wellington
The National Library's collections contain a wealth of information sources, from rare manuscripts and foreign official publications to the extensive body of South African documents supplied in terms of legal deposit legislation.
World War II Honor Roll database
Contains the 172,218 names of those buried at our cemeteries, those Missing in Action and those buried or lost at sea. It does not contain the names of the 233,181 Americans returned to the United States for burial.
AEROFILES - This is our Big Hangar, the starting place for anywhere in the world. It now holds nearly 100 megabytes of aeronautica primarily relating to USA, linked below to major categories which in turn contain links to specific subcategories such as aviation museums etc.
National Air and Space Museum
Navsource Naval History
Images, History, Crew Contacts, Building, Service And Final Fate Information. The Largest US Navy Warship Photo Collection On The Internet