Pension Numerical Index record example

    Pension Numerical Index

    Records: 5,757,270Complete: 100%

    This index complements the Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index (T289), as well as other pension indexes and files, in assisting researchers in locating pension file numbers and names of Army and Navy personnel, as well as widows' pensions (marked with a w) on the card. It is a superb cross-referencing tool when deciphering illegible or missing numbers within other indexes. Both certificate numbers and application numbers are included.

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    Fold3, Pension Numerical Index ( : accessed January 29, 2023), database and images,

    Publication Title
    Pension Numerical Index
    Total Records
    5,757,270Complete: 100%
    Content Source
    The National Archives logoThe National Archives
    Publication Number
    Record Group
    Published on Fold3
    04 Apr 2013
    Last Updated
    07 Oct 2019
    NARA A1158. Pensions indexed by number for Army or Navy service in the Civil War and later, 1860-1934.