Supplied by Internet Genealogical Bookshop.
How can I find out more about him?
Policemen today are said to spend their lives filling in forms. That is not new - although perhaps the quantity is! Their predecessors also filled in many forms. And many of them have survived. That is fortunate for the family and local historian.
Those forms now provide the evidence which we can use to reconstruct the daily lives of policemen in former days. This book describes what is available, listing archives held in many different places. An essential read for anyone who wants to know more about an ancestor who served in the force.
Society of Genealogists.