Mormon Battalion Pension Files

Records: 369 · Complete: 100%

Pension files of the Mormon Battalion are arranged alphabetically by name of veteran. Files typically contain survivor pension documents, affidavits by the claimant and witnesses, correspondence, medical reports and related documents supporting each claim. These records often provide enlistment and discharge dates, disability, details of service, witness affidavits, marriage and family information.

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Fold3, Mormon Battalion Pension Files (/title/96/mormon-battalion-pension-files : accessed October 14, 2019), database and images,

Publication Title
Mormon Battalion Pension Files
Total Records
Records: 369 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number:
T1196
Record Group:
15
Published on Fold3
July 25, 2007
Last Updated
July 26, 2007
Description
NARA T1196. The Mormon Battalion was formed in Council Bluffs, Iowa, in 1846, to support the U.S. troops in California during the Mexican War.