Navy Courts Martial Records, 1799-1867 record example

Navy Courts Martial Records, 1799-1867

Records: 423,233 · Complete: 100%

The files are arranged by case number (chronologically). The first two rolls of the series are alphabetical indexes to cases June 1799-March 1861 and April 1861-1867, respectively. Information may include name of sailor charged; his rating, ship or station; the alleged offense; place and date of trial; and the sentence.

Source Information

"Records of General Courts Martial and Courts of Inquiry of the Navy Department, 1799-1867" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com//title/990/navy-courts-martial-records-1799-1867: accessed October 27, 2021)

Publication Title
Navy Courts Martial Records, 1799-1867
Total Records
423,233 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
M273
Record Group
125
Published on Fold3
18 Apr 2017
Last Updated
24 Apr 2017
Description
NARA M273. Records of General Courts Martial and Courts of Inquiry of the Navy Department, 1799-1867.