Service Records of Volunteers, 1784-1811

Service Records of Volunteers, 1784-1811

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NARA M905. These are compiled service records of volunteer soldiers who served between the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812.

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    These are digitized images taken from the 32 rolls of microfilm publication M905. They are the compiled service records of volunteer soldiers who served from 1784 to 1811. The compiled service records consist of a jacket-envelope for each soldier, which typically contains card abstracts of entries relating to the soldier as found in original muster rolls, payrolls, receipt rolls, returns, and lists. These compiled service records are part of the Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1780fs-1917, Record Group 94 (Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1780's-1917).

    Much of the content on this page is taken directly from NARA's descriptive pamphlet (DP), written by Richard Myers. It can be viewed our downloaded here. The contents of each roll are listed in the DP.


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    January 17, 2012
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