Steps for research in United States Military RecordsEdit This Page
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1. Determine if your ancestor could have served in a war. See the Ages of Servicemen chart.
2. Determine if you have enough information to find your ancestor in military records.
3. Select a record search.
4. Find your ancestor's name in the record.
5. Copy the information.
6. Analyze the information you obtain from the record.
7. Use the information.