An extensive listing of American military records found online for personal, genealogy and professional researchers, includes much free and searchable data. Because the military, being the archetype of bureaucratic organizations, has kept detailed records, these records are an invaluable source of information about servicemen and women and the families they may have left behind. Aside from the additional information to family stories, consider what these records represent in the history of the world.
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- Indian Wars 1614-1893
- Pequot Indian War, 1634-1638
- King Philip’s War Records, 1675-1676
- King William’s War, 1689-1697
- Seminole Indian Wars, 1717-1835-1842-1855-1858
- French and Indian War, 1754-1763
- Dunmore’s War, 1774
- Revolutionary War, 1775-1783
- Creek Indian Wars, 1811-1814-1842
- War of 1812, 1812-1814
- Blackhawk War, 1832
- Republic of Texas, 1835-1846
- US Mexican War, 1846-1848
- Sioux Indian Wars, 1854 – 1890
- Civil War Records, 1861-1865
- Spanish American War, 1898-1902
- World War I, 1914-1919
- 1930 Register of the commissioned and warrant officers of the United States Navy and Marine Corps
- World War II, 1935-1945 (US entered 1941)
- Korean Conflict, 1950-1953
- Vietnam War Casualty List, 1961-1969
- Military Cemeteries
The Arnold family of Abington, one of the oldest in southeastern Massachusetts, is ably and worthily represented at the present time by Capt. Moses N.
Aka Withers’ Light Artillery Company A — Ridley’s Battery, aka Jackson Light Artillery (raised in Hinds & Madison Counties, MS) Company B — Herrod’s Battery,
Historical sketch and roster of commissioned officers and enlisted men of the drafted militia of Maine, called into actual service for the protection of its northeastern frontier, from February to May, 1839.
Evelyn Baldwin provided Allen County Public Library with a packet of research information on her ancestors Revolutionary War that she had compiled back in 1926. In 1949 the library then bound those 72 pages and enclosed them in covered book boards, thereby making them more accessible to their patrons. Fast forward to 2018 and the Library has digitized these pages and made them accessible to anyone online.
Publication date: 1932 Publisher: Anker Printing Co. Digitizing sponsor: Boston Public Library Contributor: South Hadley Public Library Repository Archive.org Read Book Download PDF
The series contains original affidavits of registration that record personal information about each registrant, their photograph affixed to the majority of documents, and the registrants fingerprints. All of these are specific to Kansas, and most have the actual documents attached.