Indian Wars Service Record Index record example

Indian Wars Service Record Index

Records: 99,749 · Complete: 100%

The compiled military service records (CMSRs) to which this index applies will consist of a jacket-envelope for each soldier, labeled with the name of the war or disturbance and the soldier's name, followed by card abstracts of entries relating to the soldier as found in original muster rolls and pay vouchers. Also included are the originals, if any, of papers relating solely to the particular soldier.

Example Records


Source Information

"Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Soldiers Who Served During Indian Wars and Disturbances, 1815-58" database with images Fold3 ( accessed May 12, 2021)

Publication Title
Indian Wars Service Record Index
Total Records
99,749 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
Record Group
Published on Fold3
22 Nov 2013
Last Updated
22 Nov 2013
NARA M629. Index to compiled service records of volunteer soldiers who served during the Indian wars and disturbances from 1815 to 1858.