United States Military Biography

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*Spiller, Roger J., editor. ''[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=210323&disp=Dictionary+of+American+military+biograph%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Dictionary of American Military Biography].'' Three Volumes. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1984. (FHL book 973 D36da.) Contains brief alphabetically arranged biographies, with birth and death information. Also arranged by military units, persons by birthplace, and entries by conflict and service. Each volume has a bibliography, and there is a short bibliography found at the end of each sketch, as well.  
 
*Spiller, Roger J., editor. ''[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=210323&disp=Dictionary+of+American+military+biograph%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Dictionary of American Military Biography].'' Three Volumes. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1984. (FHL book 973 D36da.) Contains brief alphabetically arranged biographies, with birth and death information. Also arranged by military units, persons by birthplace, and entries by conflict and service. Each volume has a bibliography, and there is a short bibliography found at the end of each sketch, as well.  
 
*''[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=264989&disp=Webster%27s+American+military+biographie%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Webster’s American Military Biographies].'' Springfield, Massachusetts: G & C Merriam Company, 1978. (FHL book 973 D3wb.) Contains sketches of over 1,000 individuals who have contributed to the military history of the United States, including frontier scouts, nurses, explorers, astronauts, and others.
 
*''[http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=264989&disp=Webster%27s+American+military+biographie%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Webster’s American Military Biographies].'' Springfield, Massachusetts: G & C Merriam Company, 1978. (FHL book 973 D3wb.) Contains sketches of over 1,000 individuals who have contributed to the military history of the United States, including frontier scouts, nurses, explorers, astronauts, and others.
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>Portal:United States Military Records

You can find biographical sketches of prominent military figures in published biographical dictionaries. The Family History Library has the following: