Research in Military Records: Civil War
Research in Military Records: Civil War – http://www.archives.gov/research/military/civil-war/
Representative questions that can be answered with this resource:
- How can I locate Civil War soliders buried in Mexico?
- How can I locate records of Union Courts-Martial?
- How can I locate records for Confederate medical officers and other personnel?
A page linking to articles and canned catalog searches of Civil War related records at the National Archives. Mostly finding aids. Examining the records will require an in-person visit to a National Archives office. Some of the resources include:
- Civil War Records, broad overview of the records, where to find them, and more.
- Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers from Pennsylvania (August Sungrist through Isaac Sweeney)
- Confederate Medical Personnel, an article in Prologue magazine