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

Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Confederate - Miscellaneous

Records: 371,163 · Complete: 99%

Arranged by soldier's surnames, these are images of card abstracts and personal papers never filed within a confederate soldier's original service record file. Papers were collected by the War Department and then placed in this series when their proper filing was uncertain or there was no other place to file them. The usual reason was that the information was insufficient or contained discrepancies and could not be positively identified with any soldier for whom there was a compiled service record.

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Source Information

"Unfiled Papers and Slips Belonging in Confederate Compiled Service Records" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/656/civil-war-service-records-cmsr-confederate-miscellaneous: accessed January 20, 2021)

Publication Title
Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Confederate - Miscellaneous
Total Records
371,163 · Complete: 99%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
M347
Record Group
109
Published on Fold3
15 Jan 2010
Last Updated
02 Oct 2010
Description
NARA M347. "Unfiled Papers and Slips Belonging in Confederate Compiled Service Records" may contain information on soldiers not found in service records.