Accession Number:

ADA445497

Title:

Military Service Records and Unit Histories: A Guide to Locating Sources

Descriptive Note:

Congressional rept.

Corporate Author:

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC CONGRESSIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE

Report Date:

2005-08-12

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This report is a guide to locating individual service records and military unit histories from the American Revolution to the present. The guide provides referral information for locating individual service records of discharged and deceased veterans. It also includes information on locating and obtaining active service records, relevant addresses and web sites of government agencies, historical associations and museums, and a select bibliography. This report will be updated as needed.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE