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

Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Tennessee

Records: 81,712 · Complete: 100%

Compiled service records consist of a jacket-envelope for each soldier, labeled with his name, rank, unit and card numbers. The records typically include 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.

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"Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the State of Tennessee" database with images Fold3 ( accessed February 28, 2021)

Publication Title
Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - Tennessee
Total Records
81,712 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
Record Group
Published on Fold3
27 Apr 2010
Last Updated
19 Jan 2011
NARA M395. Compiled military service records of volunteer Union soldiers belonging to units organized for service from the State of Tennessee.