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By Christine Rose. Bounty land was awarded to those who served in the wars from 1776, with the last act granting this reward passed in 1855. During this period millions of acres were awarded by the government. A multitude of records were generated, many of them providing important family information which family historians will be eager to locate. This guidebook explains what records are available, how to locate them, and includes an appendix of the important laws which generated the awards.
Musters and regimental histories for many states for the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War, WW1 and WWII. US Officer Registers for the Army, Navy, and Marines. Complete casualty lists for all US armed forces for WWII. Pensioner lists including the 1840 Pensioner's Census, 1883 complete list.
Free Surname Search for many military titles. Information available for the Black Hawk Wars, Cherokee War, Civil War, Revolutionary War, Seminole War, War of 1812, Revolutionary War as well as many maps.
How to guide for planning, conducting, recording & transcribing oral interviews. This publication reflects the Army’s long-term experience with oral history, particularly the prodigious work of Army historians to document Army history in the words of participants.