Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Nevada

Records: 1,849 · Complete: 100%

Compiled service records typically contain 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 Nevada records include the First Battalion Nevada Cavalry and Infantry, both of which were attached to the District of California, Department of the Pacific.

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"Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the Territory and State of Nevada." database with images Fold3 ( accessed January 18, 2021)

Publication Title
Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Nevada
Total Records
1,849 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
Record Group
Published on Fold3
18 Sep 2008
Last Updated
07 Feb 2009
NARA M1789. Compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the Territory and State of Nevada, 1861-65.