Pension Numerical Index

Records: 5,757,270 · Complete: 100%

This index complements the Civil War and Later Veterans Pension Index (T289), as well as other pension indexes and files, in assisting researchers in locating pension file numbers and names of Army and Navy personnel, as well as widows' pensions (marked with a w) on the card. It is a superb cross-referencing tool when deciphering illegible or missing numbers within other indexes. Both certificate numbers and application numbers are included.

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Fold3, Pension Numerical Index (/title/851/pension-numerical-index :accessed October 24, 2020), database and images,

Publication Title
Pension Numerical Index
Total Records
Records: 5,757,270 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
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Published on Fold3
April 4, 2013
Last Updated
October 7, 2019
NARA A1158. Pensions indexed by number for Army or Navy service in the Civil War and later, 1860-1934.