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The following resources have proved invaluable information about the quilt or to help in identifying the people who put their names on the quilt.

Imperial War Museum

The owners of the Pungoteague Quilt which is not on permanent display, but can be viewed by contacting the museum in advance.

American Red Cross

Historical Programs and Collections: enquiry service proving historical information about the American Red Cross; based in Washington, DC..

Google News Archive Search

Newspaper archive including Virginia papers.

Virginia Chronicle, Library of Virginia - Peninsula Enterprise

Newspaper archive of the Peninsula Enterprise (1881-1922).


Newspaper archive including Virginia papers; subscription service.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Register of record details of Commonwealth war dead.


Family history research site, used to document the individuals named on the quilt. Free membership allows you to view the many Pungoteague Quilt family trees.

LDS FamilySearch

Family History records as collected by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Miles Files

100’s of Family History records from the Eastern Shore, from Charlemagne to the early 1900’s.

Sheffield City Archive

Hadfield Papers: A few personal records, including some letters from J.E. Redmond 1914-1916; items relating to the Hadfield Hospital at Wimereux 1916-1934 and to Hadfield's various awards.

Find A Grave - Millions of Cemetery Records

World wide index for cemetery records.

FreeBMD - Search

Births, marriages, deaths - England & Wales only.

Canadian Red Cross Quilt Research Group

UK based group collecting and documenting WWII Canadian Red Cross Quilts.

Useful English Women's Names and Nicknames

Listing of names and nicknames.