Revolutionary War Service Records

Records: 349,924 · Complete: 100%

These are compiled service records for the regular soldiers of the Continental Army, and for the militia, volunteers, and others who served with them. The records are arranged under the designation "Continental Troops" or a state name, then by organization, and then alphabetically by a soldier's surname. Records consist of card abstracts of entries relating to each soldier from original records. Also included are regimental lists including muster rolls, pay lists, and caption cards.

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Fold3, Revolutionary War Service Records (/title/470/revolutionary-war-service-records :accessed December 2, 2020), database and images,

Publication Title
Revolutionary War Service Records
Total Records
Records: 349,924 · Complete: 100%
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Published on Fold3
April 14, 2007
Last Updated
April 5, 2011
NARA M881. Compiled service records of soldiers who served in the American Army during the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783.