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=== Records of the National Archives ===
 
=== Records of the National Archives ===
  
There is a microfilm set of 145 Microfilm reels of 429 volumes naming Confederate-held prisoners is a set of 429 volumes naming Confederate-held prisoners:
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There is a 145 reel Microfilm set of 429 volumes available from the National Archives that gives the names of Confederate-held prisoners. It consists mainly of registers and lists of captured soldiers and civilians. The records may provide such information as names, rank, unit or residence, dates of capture, deaths, prisoners released. [[United States, Records of Confederate Prisoners of War (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Learn more]] about this collection.
  
*''Selected Records of the War Department Relating to Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861–1865'' {NARA M598} ({{FHL|1303301}}) ([http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=%22Selected+records+of+the+War+Department+relating+to+Confederate+prisoners+of+war%22&qt=results_page Worldcat]) Consists mainly of registers and lists of captured soldiers and civilians. The records may provide such information as names, rank, unit or residence, dates of capture, deaths, prisoners released, and so on.
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*''Selected Records of the War Department Relating to Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861–1865'' {NARA M598} ({{FHL|1303301}}) ([http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=%22Selected+records+of+the+War+Department+relating+to+Confederate+prisoners+of+war%22&qt=results_page Worldcat])
  
 
=== Related Books  ===
 
=== Related Books  ===
  
''Portals to Hell: Military Prisons of the Civil War'' {{FHL|692179|item|disp=FHL book 973 M2spe}}. ([http://www.worldcat.org/title/portals-to-hell-military-prisons-of-the-civil-war/oclc/36817057&referer=brief_results Worldcat]) by Lonnie R. Speer contains the history of Union and Confederate prisons.
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*''Portals to Hell: Military Prisons of the Civil War'' ({{FHL|973 M2spe}}) ([http://www.worldcat.org/title/portals-to-hell-military-prisons-of-the-civil-war/oclc/36817057&referer=brief_results Worldcat]) by Lonnie R. Speer contains the history of Union and Confederate prisons.
  
  

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Records of the National Archives

There is a 145 reel Microfilm set of 429 volumes available from the National Archives that gives the names of Confederate-held prisoners. It consists mainly of registers and lists of captured soldiers and civilians. The records may provide such information as names, rank, unit or residence, dates of capture, deaths, prisoners released. Learn more about this collection.

  • Selected Records of the War Department Relating to Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861–1865 {NARA M598} (FHL 1303301) (Worldcat)

Related Books

  • Portals to Hell: Military Prisons of the Civil War (FHL 973 M2spe) (Worldcat) by Lonnie R. Speer contains the history of Union and Confederate prisons.