Mexican War Service Records - Mississippi record example

    Mexican War Service Records - Mississippi

    Records: 3,258Complete: 100%

    Compiled service records consist of a jacket-envelope for each soldier, labeled with his name, rank, and unit. The records contain card abstracts created from original muster rolls, payrolls, hospital rolls, and other regimental information. They also contain images of original documents pertaining to a particular soldier. Some single documents are cross-references for soldiers who appear in the records under more than one spelling.

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    "Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Soldiers who Served During the Mexican War in Organizations From the State of Mississippi" database with images Fold3 ( accessed November 27, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Mexican War Service Records - Mississippi
    Total Records
    3,258Complete: 100%
    Content Source
    The National Archives logoThe National Archives
    Publication Number
    Record Group
    Published on Fold3
    18 Aug 2011
    Last Updated
    22 Aug 2011
    NARA M863. Compiled service records of volunteer soldiers who served during the Mexican War in organizations from Mississippi.