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General Index to Civil War and Later Pension Files, compiled ca. 1949 - ca. 1949, documenting the period 1861 - 1934

ARC Identifier 563268 / MLR Number MLR RG 15, ZZ-8, MLR, RG 15, NM-17, Entry 15

Series from Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, 1773 - 2007

Details | Scope & Content | Archived Copies | Hierarchy |
Creator(s):Veterans Administration. (07/21/1930 - 03/15/1989)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Textual Records
Contact(s):

National Archives at Washington, DC - Textual Reference (RD-DC-1), National Archives Building, 7th and Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 20408. PHONE: 202-357-5385; FAX: 202-357-5936; EMAIL: Archives1reference@nara.gov.

 
Other Title(s):Civil War and Later Pension Index
Inclusive Dates:ca. 1949 - ca. 1949
Coverage Dates:1861 - 1934
Date Note:This index was created in 1949 to index Civil War and later pension application files dating from 1861 to 1934.
Part Of:Record Group 15: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, 1773 - 2007
Arrangement:Arranged alphabetically by surname of veteran.
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Specific Records Type(s):Indexes (Reference sources)
General Note(s):On-line ordering forms to obtain copies of the pension files are available through the National Archives website.
The pension files indexed are approved and disapproved pension applications of Navy veterans, their widows or dependents, 1861-1910; and approved and disapproved pension applications of Army and Navy veterans, or their widows or dependents, who served mainly in the Civil War and in the War With Spain, 1861-1934.

Microform Publication(s) Available:T288, General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934.
 
Online Resource:Order Reproductions
Online Resource URL:https://eservices.archives.gov/orderonline/start.swe?SWECmd=GotoView&SWEView=GPEA+Product+Detail+-+Features+View+FFO&SWEPostnApplet=GPEA+Product+Form+Applet+FFO&SWEPostnRowId=1-C5CV9
Online Resource Note:Order copies of complete files of federal military pension applications for service in the Civil War and later (1861-1916) on the NARA web site. (State and Confederate pension applications are not included.)
  
Online Resource:Order Reproductions
Online Resource URL:https://eservices.archives.gov/orderonline/start.swe?SWECmd=GotoView&SWEView=GPEA+Product+Detail+-+Features+View+FFO&SWEPostnApplet=GPEA+Product+Form+Applet+FFO&SWEPostnRowId=1-29Y2
Online Resource Note:Order copies of federal military pension documents packets on the NARA web site.
  
Online Resource:Order form
Online Resource URL:http://www.archives.gov/forms/pdf/natf-85.pdf
Online Resource Note:Order copies of pension applications and bounty land applications by mail by completing and submitting NATF Form 85, which is available online as a PDF.
 
Variant Control Number(s):HMS/MLR Entry Number: MLR RG 15, ZZ-8
HMS/MLR Entry Number: MLR, RG 15, NM-17, Entry 15
 
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