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There are many other types of records not discussed in this set of Wiki pages that may be useful in tracing your ancestors who served in the United States armed forces. These records are listed in the Place Search and Subject Search of the Family History Library Catalog. For example, see the following topics:
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''[[United States|United States ]] >  [[United States Military Records|Military Records ]] >  [[US_Military_Other_Records|Other Records]]''
  
[[Portal:United States Military Records|Portal:United States Military Records]]
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There are many other types of records not discussed in this set of Wiki pages that may be useful in tracing your ancestors who served in the United States armed forces. Try topics like these:  
  
[[Awards and Decorations|Awards and Decorations]]  
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*[[United States Military Records|United States Military Records]]
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*[[Revolutionary War, 1775 to 1783|United States Revolutionary War]]
  
[[Military Terms and Abbreviations|Military Terms and Abbreviations]]  
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:*[http://www.usmm.org/revdead.html#anchor288289 Revoluation War - American Prisoners - names of 8000 men]
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/United_States_Military_Aircraft_Accidents Aircraft Accidents]  
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*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/extensions/FCKeditor/fckeditor/editor/United_States_Civil_War,_1861_to_1865 United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865]
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*[[Military Terms and Abbreviations|Military Terms and Abbreviations]]
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*[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/United_States_Military_Aircraft_Accidents Aircraft Accidents]
  
[http://www.usmm.org/revdead.html#anchor288289 Revoluation War - American Prisoners - names of 8000 men]  
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These records are listed in the Place Search and Subject Search of the Family History Library Catalog. For example, see the following topics:  
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*{{FHL|United+States|subject|disp=United States - Military history}}
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*{{FHL|United+States|subject|disp=United States - Military history - Army}}
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*United States - Military history - Bibliography
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*United States - Military history - Biography
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*{{FHL|United+States|subject|disp=United States - Military history - Navy}}
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*United States - Military history - Regimental histories
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*{{FHL|United+States|subject|disp=United States - Military records - Archives and libraries}}
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*{{FHL|United+States|subject|disp=United States - Military records - Handbooks, manuals, etc.}}
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*[State] - Military history
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*[State] - Military records
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Also, some soldiers and sailors who served in foreign armies and navies, such as Loyalists, Hessians, and our French allies may have lived in America, or decided to stay, or return to America. Try the Subject Search of the Family History Library Catalog for topics like:
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*{{FHL|American+Loyalists American Loyalists|subject_disp|disp=American Loyalists}}
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*{{FHL|United+Empire+Loyalists United Empire Loyalists|subject_disp|disp=United Empire Loyalists}}
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*{{FHL|Hessians Hessians|subject_disp|disp=Hessians}}
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Wiki articles about the military records of other nations may help find ancestors who served their countries, but decided to stay in America, for example:
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*[[England Military Records|England Military Records]]
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*[[France Military Records#Military_Records_of_Genealogical_Value|France Military Records]]
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*[[Germany Military Records#Types_of_Military_Records|Germany Military Records]]
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{{U.S. Military}}
  
 
[[Category:United_States_Military|Other Records]]
 
[[Category:United_States_Military|Other Records]]

Revision as of 01:56, 22 August 2011

United States  >  Military Records  >  Other Records

There are many other types of records not discussed in this set of Wiki pages that may be useful in tracing your ancestors who served in the United States armed forces. Try topics like these:

These records are listed in the Place Search and Subject Search of the Family History Library Catalog. For example, see the following topics:

  • [State] - Military history
  • [State] - Military records

Also, some soldiers and sailors who served in foreign armies and navies, such as Loyalists, Hessians, and our French allies may have lived in America, or decided to stay, or return to America. Try the Subject Search of the Family History Library Catalog for topics like:

Wiki articles about the military records of other nations may help find ancestors who served their countries, but decided to stay in America, for example: