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Military Records


Revolutionary War, 1775-1783Publication Number Cabinet Number
Index to Compiled Army Service Records M860 38
Compiled Army Service Records M881 38-39
Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files M804 35-38
Index to Compiled Navy Service Records M879 39
Service Records of Naval Personnel and Members of the Dept. of the Quartermaster General and Commanding General of Military Stores M880 39
Index to Miscellaneous Numbered Records, 1773-1790 (M859) M847 39
Miscellaneous Numbered Records, 1773-1790's M859 39
Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783 M246 39
Final Revolutionary War Pension Payment Vouchers: Delaware M2079 39
Records of Invalid Pension Payments to Veterans of the Revolutionary War and Regular Army and Navy: March 1801 to Sept. 1815 M1786 39


WAR OF 1812 Publication Number Cabinet Number
Index to Volunteer Soldiers in the War of 1812 M602 V11
Index to War of 1812 Prisoners of War (Index to M2019) M1747 V11
Records relating to War of 1812 Prisoners of War M2019 V11
Registers of Applications for the Release of Impressed Seamen, 1793-1802 (Index) M2025 V11


Indian Wars, 1836-1843 Publication Number Cabinet Number
Index to Alabama Volunteer Soldiers Engaged in Cherokee Removal, 1836-1839 M243 V11
Index to Georgia Volunteer Soldiers Engaged in Cherokee Removal, 1836-1839 M907 V11
Index to North Carolina Volunteer Soldiers Engaged in Cherokee Removal, 1836-1839 M256 V11
Index to Tennessee & Field Staff of the Army of the Cherokee Nation, 1836-1839 M908 V11
Index to Alabama Volunteer Soldiers in the Creek War, 1836-1837 M244 V11
Index to Alabama Volunteer Soldiers in the Florida War, 1836-1843 M245 V11
Index to Louisiana Volunteer Soldiers in the Florida War, 1836-1843 M239V11
Index to Louisiana Volunteer Soldiers in the War of 1837-1838 M241 V11


Mexican War, 1846-1848 Publication Number Cabinet Number
Index to Volunteer Soldiers in the Mexican War, 1846-1848 M616 V11


Civil War, 1861-1865 (Union Soldiers) Publication Number Cabinet Number
Index To Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Various V9-11
Index to Compiled Service Records of Union Colored Troops M589 V11
Records of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry (Colored) M1659 V11
Navy Enlistments, 1861-1865 T1099 V11
Records relating to Union Prisoners Confined in Andersonville M1303 V11
Index to Pension Application Files of Remarried Widows...after the Civil War M1785 V11


Civil War, 1861-1865 (Confederate Soldiers) Publication Number Cabinet Number
Index to Compiled Records of Confederate Soldiers M253 V9
Index to Compiled Records of Confederate Soldiers from Territory of Arizona M375 V9
Compiled Records of Confederate Soldiers from Territory of Arizona M318 V9
Muster Rolls and Lists of Confederate Troops Paroled in North Carolina M1781 V11
Register of Soldiers, Sailors & Citizens of the Confederacy Who Died in Northern Prisons & Hospitals M918 V11
Men in Dept. of Pacific Who Served in Rebel Army (62 names) * V11
South Carolina Roll of the Dead * V11


Civil War, 1861-1865 (General) Publication Number Cabinet Number
Special Census Enumerating Veterans & Widows of the Civil War, 1890 M123 11
Official Battle Lists of the Civil War M823 V11
Records of the Commissioners of (Southern) Claims, 1871-1880 M87 V11
Docket Cards for US Court Congressional Case Files, 1884-1943 (relates to M87) M2007 V11
Southern Claims Commission Summary Reports of Disallowed Claims P2257 V11
List of Civil War Photographs (Index to T252) T251 V11
Mathew Brady Civil War Photographs T252 V11


Spanish-American War, 1898 Publication Number Cabinet Number
Index to Volunteer Soldiers in the Spanish American War, 1898 M871 V11
Index to Volunteer Soldiers from Louisiana in the Spanish American War, 1898 M240 V11
Index to Volunteer Soldiers from North Carolina in the Spanish American War, 1898 M413 V11


World War I, 1917-1919 Publication Number Cabinet Number
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918: Arizona, California, and Nevada M1509 V12
World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918: Indians, Prisoners, Insane, In Hospitals, and Late Registrants M1509 V26
World War I Draft Board Maps (large cities only) M1547 V12


Regular Army and Navy, 1784-1921 Publication Number Cabinet Number
Index to Soldiers, 1784-1811 M694 V11
Army Enlistments, 1789-1914 M233 V12
Army Post Returns for California & Arizona, 1800-1916 M617 V12
Navy Enlistments, 1846-1861, 1865-1884 T1098 V12
Burial Registers for Military Posts, Camps, and Stations, 1768-1921 M2014 V12
Records of Invalid Pension Payments to Veterans of the Revolutionary War and Regular Army and Navy: March 1801 to Sept. 1815 M1786 39


Other Military Publication Number Cabinet Number
Index to Pension Application Files of Remarried Widows based on Service in the War of 1812, Indian Wars, Mexican War and Regular Army before 1861 M1784 V11
The Negro in Military Service, 1639-1886 M858 V12
Headstone Records for Civil War Union & some 1812 Veterans, 1879-1903 M1845 V12
Registers for the Pacific Branch (Sawtelle) Home for Disabled Soldiers, 1882-1938 M1749 V12
Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General (Main Series), 1861-1870 M619 26
Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General (Main Series), 1871-1880 M666 26
Letters Received by the Office of the Adjutant General (Main Series), 1881-1889 M689 26
Discharge Certificates and Miscellaneous Records Relating to the Discharge of Soldiers from the Regular Army, 1792-1815 M1856 39


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