Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Nebraska record example

Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Nebraska

Records: 5,548 · Complete: 100%

Compiled service records consist of a jacket-envelope for each soldier, labeled with his name, rank, and unit. It typically contains card abstracts of a soldier's original muster and hospital rolls, descriptive books, lists of deserters, returns, notational cards, and possibly enlistment papers, casualty sheets, death reports, prisoner of war papers, and correspondence. The Nebraska records include Pawnee and Omaha Scouts, as well as the First and Second Nebraska Cavalry.

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"Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the Territory of Nebraska." database with images Fold3 ( accessed March 5, 2021)

Publication Title
Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Nebraska
Total Records
5,548 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
Record Group
Published on Fold3
18 Sep 2008
Last Updated
24 Mar 2010
NARA M1787. Compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the Territory of Nebraska, 1861-65.