Numbered Record Books record example

Numbered Record Books

Records: 179,570 · Complete: 100%

Original war department records include orderly books, oaths of allegiance, lists of men and officers in state regiments, quartermaster accounts, correspondence, supply records and many more military records relating to the Revolutionary War and later compiled to comprise this collection.

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"Numbered Records Books Concerning Military Operations and Service, Pay and Settlement of Accounts, and Supplies in the War Department Collection of Revolutionary War Records" database with images Fold3 ( accessed July 24, 2021)

Publication Title
Numbered Record Books
Total Records
179,570 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
Record Group
Published on Fold3
07 Dec 2011
Last Updated
10 Aug 2012
NARA M853. Numbered record books include indexes, records of military operations and service, records of accounts, and supply records.