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

Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - California

Records: 23,061 · Complete: 100%

Compiled service records typically contain 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 California" database with images Fold3 ( accessed April 22, 2021)

Publication Title
Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - California
Total Records
23,061 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
Record Group
Published on Fold3
01 May 2014
Last Updated
04 Feb 2015
Compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the State of California.