Find a Grenadier Ancestor

The Regimental Archive is currently an authorized Place of Deposit for the MOD and National Archives and houses the service records of former members of the Regiment.

A photocopying service is provided for relatives and descendants of Grenadiers and accredited researchers. In accordance with Ministry of Defence policy a research fee, currently 30, is payable for each enquiry. As much information as possible should be provided, including the service number if known.

Cheques should be made payable to the Regimental Adjutant Grenadier Guards.

Advice on Regimental history matters and copyright of Regimental pictures, illustrations and photographs is also provided to academics, authors, museums and publications.

Enquiries about individual service records should be sent by post to:
Archivist's Clerk
Regimental Headquarters Grenadier Guards
Wellington Barracks
London SW1E 6HQ

Other enquiries should be sent either by post as above, or by email to