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This is so I can unify my different types of pages so each type looks similar

Military Graves

1) Upload grave picture to Jackie's Grave Pictures
2)Create Profile. Put as little information in as possible until saved.
3)Add Wikitree ID to grave photo and set as primary photo
4)Add 'Background 2-2.jpg' to profile
5)search for bio information on-

Commonwealth War Graves Commission for WW1 & WW2- will usually give aged at death so can estimate year of birth, In what they served, and often parents and spouses names.
Use free BMD sites for these sources if possible- if resorting to paid sites get the correct source information and not the web link
Search Google etc. for their names as often there are websites dedicated to different military units.

6)Remember to cite the source
7)Add any other images you wish to e.g.

Bristol Blenheim

You must add Clear in curly brackets to the end of text in line with a image with to help with text wrap around
8)Search for and add categories for example-

[:[Category: Killed In Action]]
[[:Category: Killed In Action, <country of service>]]
[[:Category: Killed In Action, <war>]]
[[:Category: Killed In Action, <country of service>, <war>]]

9) Add stickers and ribbons below Biography line

Roll of Honour go to category required and follow the instructions
Category:Killed in Action for this category templates and instructions
Category:Wounded in Action for this category templates and instructions
Category:Missing in Action for this category templates and instructions
Category:Prisoners of War for this category templates and instructions
Category:Died of Wounds for this category templates and instructions
Category:Died of Disease for this category templates and instructions
Category:Died While Prisoner of War for this category templates and instructions
Category:Died in Military Service for this category templates and instructions




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