Civil War Service Index (CMSR) - Union - Rhode Island record example

    Civil War Service Index (CMSR) - Union - Rhode Island

    Records: 26,534 · 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 Rhode Island" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/860/civil-war-service-index-cmsr-union-rhode-island: accessed May 21, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Civil War Service Index (CMSR) - Union - Rhode Island
    Total Records
    26,534 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    M555
    Record Group
    94
    Published on Fold3
    06 May 2013
    Last Updated
    08 May 2013
    Description
    NARA M555. Alphabetical card index to the compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers belonging to units from the State of Rhode Island.