The following announcement was written by FamilySearch:
FamilySearch.org added over 8 million new, free, historical records from WWII Draft Registration Cards (1940-1947) and Lincolnshire, England, Parish Registers (1538-1990). The military records are from California, Kansas, Montana, Oregon and Texas. More indexed records were added from Australia, Finland, France, Netherlands, Peru, Poland, Sweden, and the United States.
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|Country||Collection||Indexed Records||Digital Images||Comments|
|Australia||Australia, Convict Tickets of Leave, 1824-1874||60,093||0||New indexed records collection|
|England||England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990||3,947,025||0||New indexed records collection|
|Finland||Finland, Tax Lists, 1809-1915||24,525||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|France||France, Vienne, Census, 1896||6,635||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|Netherlands||Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records||6,684||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|Peru||Peru, Catholic Church Records, 1603-1992||34||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|Poland||Poland, Lublin Roman Catholic Church Books, 1784-1964||6,522||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|Sweden||Sweden, Stockholm City Archives, Index to Church Records, 1546-1927||98,780||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|United States||California, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945||2,083,701||2,112,990||New indexed records and images collection|
|United States||Hawaii, Grantor and Grantee Index, 1845-1909||229,833||0||Added indexed records to an existing collection|
|United States||Kansas, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945||429,561||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Montana, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945||144,392||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Oregon, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945||295,077||0||New indexed records collection|
|United States||Texas, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1947||1,794,395||1,819,299||New indexed records and images collection|
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