Navy Courts Martial Records, 1799-1867 record example

    Navy Courts Martial Records, 1799-1867

    Records: 423,233Complete: 100%

    The files are arranged by case number (chronologically). The first two rolls of the series are alphabetical indexes to cases June 1799-March 1861 and April 1861-1867, respectively. Information may include name of sailor charged; his rating, ship or station; the alleged offense; place and date of trial; and the sentence.

    Source Information

    "Records of General Courts Martial and Courts of Inquiry of the Navy Department, 1799-1867" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/990/navy-courts-martial-records-1799-1867: accessed November 30, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Navy Courts Martial Records, 1799-1867
    Total Records
    423,233Complete: 100%
    Content Source
    The National Archives logoThe National Archives
    Publication Number
    M273
    Record Group
    125
    Published on Fold3
    18 Apr 2017
    Last Updated
    24 Apr 2017
    Description
    NARA M273. Records of General Courts Martial and Courts of Inquiry of the Navy Department, 1799-1867.