Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Confederate - Virginia record example

Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Confederate - Virginia

Records: 288,059 · Complete: 100%

These records contain card abstracts of entries relating to each soldier as found in original muster rolls, returns, rosters, payrolls, appointment books, hospital registers, Union prison registers and rolls, parole rolls, and inspection reports. They may also contain the originals of any papers relating solely to a particular soldier. Browse by military unit, then name of soldier, or use the search box related to this title.

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Example Records

James T Gatewood
James T Gatewood

Source Information

"Compiled Service Records of Confederate Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Virginia" database with images Fold3 ( accessed April 20, 2021)

Publication Title
Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Confederate - Virginia
Total Records
288,059 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
Record Group
Published on Fold3
28 Mar 2007
Last Updated
15 Sep 2010
NARA M324. Compiled service records of Confederate soldiers from Virginia units, labeled with each soldier's name, rank, and unit, with links to revealing documents about each soldier.