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This collection will include records from 1827-1858 This collection contains compiled military service records of volunteer organizations from Florida who served during for the Florida Indian Wars, 1835-1858 (M1086) and from Illinois and Michigan during the Winnebago Indian Disturbances in 1827 (M1505). The records are part of National Archive Record Group 94 Records of the Adjutant General's Office.
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- National Archives and Records Administration. “Compiled Service Records Of Volunteer Soldiers Who Served In Organizations From The State Of Florida During The Florida Indian Wars, 1835-1858” and “Compiled Military Service Records of Michigan and Illinois Volunteers Who Served During the Winnebago Indian Disturbances of 1827.” National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC
The content of these records varies by type of record. You may find any of the following:
- Military Unit
- Date and place of enlistment
- Date and place of termination
- Term of Service
- Money paid or value of goods
- Where stationed
- Date and nature of injuries sustained
- Date and place of death (if killed in action)
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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Historical Record Collection
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clemtina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.
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