On 21 September 2017 at 07:55, Hugh Ainsley <hugh(a)ainsley.stargate.co.uk> wrote:
Does anyone know when updates to the 1939 register finally ceased?
According to Peter Calver of Lost Cousins, "because the 1939 Register
was used as the basis for the NHS register when the National Health
Service was set up after World War 2, the records [were] updated with
changes until the 1990s, which is presumably when the system was fully
From other correspondence (i.e. I've read it but can't
or where) I think that the cut-off wasn't sharp but different
of the NHS (for England & Wales?) converted at different times so
stopped the manual updates at different times.
I would also imagine that occupations weren't updated at all by the NHS?