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Carded Records Showing Military Service of Soldiers Who Fought in Volunteer Organizations During the War of 1812, compiled 1899 - 1927, documenting the period 1812 - 1815

ARC Identifier 300392 / MLR Number PI-17 510

Series from Record Group 94: Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1762 - 1984

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Creator(s):War Department. The Adjutant General's Office. (03/04/1907 - 09/18/1947) (Most Recent)
War Department. Record and Pension Office. (1892 - 05/11/1904) (Predecessor)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Textual Records

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Other Title(s):Compiled Military Service Records for the War of 1812
Inclusive Dates:1899 - 1927
Coverage Dates:1812 - 1815
Date Note:Although this series was created during the period 1899 - 1927, it documents the military service of volunteer soldiers during the War of 1812.
Part Of:Record Group 94: Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1762 - 1984
Includes: 2 items described in ARCSearch within this Series
Arrangement:Arranged by alphabetically by state, thereunder numerically by regiment, thereunder by name of commanding officer (chronologically thereunder for various periods of service), and thereunder alphabetically by name of soldier. Records for U.S. Volunteer Organizations, Indian Regiments, Prisoners of War, Spies, and Quartermaster Department are arranged similarly at the end of the state file.
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Specific Records Type(s):Military service records
General Note(s):"Receipts for Pay" rolls that are filed with the series "Muster Rolls of Volunteer Organizations During the War of 1812, 1812-1815" (ARC Identifier 654644) were not carded, and it is sometimes necessary to consult that series to obtain the complete service of an individual.
Microform Publication(s) Available:M1829, Compiled Military Service Records of Maj Uriah Blue's Detachment of Chickasaw Indians in the War of 1812
M1830, Compiled Military Service Records of Maj McIntosh's Company of Creek Indians in the War of 1812
M678, Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Soldiers Who Served During the War of 1812 in Organizations From the Territory of Mississippi, 1812.
Finding Aid Type:Index
Finding Aid Note:This series is indexed by the series "Indexes to the Carded Records of Soldiers Who Served in Volunteer Organizations During the War of 1812, 1899 - 1927" (ARC Identifier 654501).
Online Resource:Order Reproductions
Online Resource URL:
Online Resource Note:Order copies of compiled military service files on the NARA web site.
Variant Control Number(s):HMS/MLR Entry Number: PI-17 510
Inventory Entry Number: 510
Entry 510 is located in PI17, "Preliminary Inventory of the Records of the Adjutant General's Office"(RG94).
NAIL Control Number: NWCTB-94-R&POPI17E510
NAIL Control Number: NWDT1-94-R&PO-PI17E510
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