Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Louisiana record example

    Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Louisiana

    Records: 18,912 · Complete: 100%

    Compiled service records consist of a jacket-envelope for each soldier, labeled with his name, rank, unit and card numbers. The records typically include card abstracts of a soldier's original muster and hospital rolls, descriptive books, lists of deserters, returns, notational cards, and possibly enlistment papers, casualty sheets, death reports, prisoner of war papers, and correspondence.

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    "Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State Of Louisiana" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/691/civil-war-service-records-cmsr-union-louisiana: accessed May 20, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Louisiana
    Total Records
    18,912 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    M396
    Record Group
    94
    Published on Fold3
    27 Apr 2010
    Last Updated
    12 Jul 2010
    Description
    NARA M396. Compiled military service records of volunteer Union soldiers belonging to units organized for service from the State of Louisiana.