United States, Civil War and Later Pension Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)/Known Issues

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Known Issues

Question #1: Is this a file collection or an index collection?
Answer #1: This is a collection of index card information.

Question #2: What service years are included in the collection?
Answer #2: The service years included are 1861-1900. The Source Citation for the Collection is from the National Archives stating: "Organization index to pension files of veterans who served between 1861 and 1900-[1917]."


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