Fun Things to Do after You Identify a Civil War Soldier and His Regiment

Siemon, John
October 2012
Prospector (Clark County Nevada Genealogical Society);Oct2012, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p7
The article discusses the things to do after identifying a civil war soldier and his regiment. It suggests getting the civil war soldier's compiled service records either from an online subscription website or from the U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). It mentions obtaining the pension file of the civil war soldier if there is any. Moreover, it proposes looking for military unit histories to identify his battles and travels he likely engaged in.


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