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'''''Compiled service record indexes and digital images''''' are available at [http://www.footnote.com/documents/8731977/revolutionary_war_service_records/ Footnote.com], ($) a subscription Internet site also available at selected libraries.<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1218057444078_969" /><br>  
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'''''Compiled service record indexes and digital images''''' are available at [http://www.footnote.com/documents/8731977/revolutionary_war_service_records/ Footnote.com], ($) a subscription Internet site also available at selected libraries.<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1218057444078_969" /><br>
  
 
The following service records are available '''''on microfilm''''' at the Family History Library:  
 
The following service records are available '''''on microfilm''''' at the Family History Library:  
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*Williams, Eugene Franklin. ''[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=265113&disp=Soldiers+of+God%2C+the+chaplains+of+the+%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Soldiers of God: the Chaplains of the Revolutionary War]''. New York, New York: Carlton Press, 1975. (Family History Library 973 D3wil.) A history of chaplains’ service during the Revolution. Contains biographical sketches, including military unit and dates served and other genealogical data. <!--{12061290665150} --><!--{12061290665151} -->
 
*Williams, Eugene Franklin. ''[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=265113&disp=Soldiers+of+God%2C+the+chaplains+of+the+%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Soldiers of God: the Chaplains of the Revolutionary War]''. New York, New York: Carlton Press, 1975. (Family History Library 973 D3wil.) A history of chaplains’ service during the Revolution. Contains biographical sketches, including military unit and dates served and other genealogical data. <!--{12061290665150} --><!--{12061290665151} -->
  
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Portal:United States Military Records>Revolutionary War, 1775 to 1783

Compiled service record indexes and digital images are available at Footnote.com, ($) a subscription Internet site also available at selected libraries.

The following service records are available on microfilm at the Family History Library:

  • General Index to Compiled Military Service Records of Revolutionary War Soldiers, Sailors, and Members of Army Staff Departments. National Archives Microfilm Publication M860. (Family History Library films 88284–98.) Alphabetical index including soldiers, sailors, members of Army staff departments, and civilian employees of the Army and Navy, such as teamsters, carpenters, laundresses, and cooks. For each soldier or civilian, the index lists the name, rank, unit, and profession or office.
  • White, Virgil D. Index to Revolutionary War Service Records. Four Volumes. Waynesboro, Tennessee: National Historical Publishing Company, 1995. (Family History Library book 973 M22wv.) This is a transcription from film M860 listed above. Entries include name, unit, and rank.
  • Compiled Service Records of Soldiers Who Served in the American Army during the Revolutionary War. National Archives Microfilm Publication M881. (On 1,096 Family History Library films beginning with 1485281.) Contains the service records of soldiers in the Continental Army and other units that fought with them.

UNITED STATES - MILITARY RECORDS -REVOLUTION, 1775-1783

The Family History Library’s state research outlines describe published rosters of Revolutionary War soldiers from each colony. The following are additional books listing officers and others: