Civil War Service Index (CMSR) - Union - New York record example

    Civil War Service Index (CMSR) - Union - New York

    Records: 512,469 · Complete: 100%

    Each index card gives the name of a soldier, his rank, and the unit in which he served. (There are cross-references for names that appeared in the records under more than one spelling and for service in more than one unit or organization.) The index directs you to the full compiled service records of the soldier listed and can be requested from NARA.

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    Source Information

    "Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of New York" database with images Fold3 ( accessed October 2, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Civil War Service Index (CMSR) - Union - New York
    Total Records
    512,469 · Complete: 100%
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    Published on Fold3
    17 Feb 2012
    Last Updated
    17 May 2012
    NARA M551. Alphabetical card index to the compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers belonging to units from the State of New York.