Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - Misc

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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Fold3, Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - Misc (/title/656/civil-war-soldiers-confederate-misc :accessed June 5, 2020), database and images,

Publication Title
Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - Misc
Total Records
Records: 371,163 · Complete: 99%
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Published on Fold3
January 15, 2010
Last Updated
October 2, 2010
NARA M347. "Unfiled Papers and Slips Belonging in Confederate Compiled Service Records" may contain information on soldiers not found in service records.