Mormon Battalion Pension Files record example

    Mormon Battalion Pension Files

    Records: 369 · Complete: 100%

    Pension files of the Mormon Battalion are arranged alphabetically by name of veteran. Files typically contain survivor pension documents, affidavits by the claimant and witnesses, correspondence, medical reports and related documents supporting each claim. These records often provide enlistment and discharge dates, disability, details of service, witness affidavits, marriage and family information.

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    Example Records

    Pension File for Joshua C Abbott
    Pension File for Joshua C Abbott
    William Hyde describes the condition of Sanford Porter
    William Hyde describes the condition of Sanford Porter
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    Source Information

    "Selected Pension Application Files Relating to the Mormon Battalion, Mexican War, 1846-48" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/96/mormon-battalion-pension-files: accessed May 19, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Mormon Battalion Pension Files
    Total Records
    369 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    T1196
    Record Group
    15
    Published on Fold3
    25 Jul 2007
    Last Updated
    26 Jul 2007
    Description
    NARA T1196. The Mormon Battalion was formed in Council Bluffs, Iowa, in 1846, to support the U.S. troops in California during the Mexican War.