Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - District of Columbia record example

Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - District of Columbia

Records: 12,537

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.

Source Information

"Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations from the District of Columbia" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/963/civil-war-service-records-cmsr-union-district-of-columbia: accessed April 15, 2021)

Publication Title
Civil War Service Records (CMSR) - Union - District of Columbia
Total Records
12,537
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
N/A
Record Group
94
Published on Fold3
13 Jul 2016
Last Updated
15 Aug 2017
Description
Compiled service records of volunteer Union soldiers who served in organizations from the District of Columbia.