Army Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914

Records: 1,396,877 · Complete: 100%

These registers document the service of soldiers in the United States Army from enlistment to termination of service. They will include soldier's name, rank, regiment, and dates of enrollment and discharge. They may include a physical description, place of birth, age, occupation, and remarks regarding transfers, courts-martial, as well as reasons for discharge, including death.

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Source Information

Fold3, Army Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914 (/title/891/army-register-of-enlistments-1798-1914 :accessed October 25, 2020), database and images,

Publication Title
Army Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914
Total Records
Records: 1,396,877 · Complete: 100%
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Published on Fold3
October 27, 2013
Last Updated
February 7, 2014
NARA M233. Registers of Enlistments in the United States Army, 1798-1914.