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''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Alabama|Alabama]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Alabama Military Records|Alabama Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Alabama in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] 25th Regiment, Alabama Infantry ''  
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''[[United States of America|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[United States Military Records|U.S. Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Alabama|Alabama]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]   [[Alabama Military Records|Alabama Military]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Alabama in the Civil War]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] 25th Regiment, Alabama Infantry ''  
  
 
=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
25th Infantry Regiment was formed at Mobile, Alabama, in December, 1861, by consolidating the 1st and 6th (McClellan's) Alabama Infantry Battalions. The men were from the counties of Saint Clair, Talladega, Pickens, Shelby, Calhoun, Randolph, Coffee, and Pike. It surrendered with 70 officers and men.<ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>
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25th Infantry Regiment was formed at Mobile, Alabama, in December, 1861, by consolidating the 1st and 6th (McClellan's) Alabama Infantry Battalions. The men were from the counties of Saint Clair, Talladega, Pickens, Shelby, Calhoun, Randolph, Coffee, and Pike. It surrendered with 70 officers and men.<ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref>  
  
The[http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=CAL0025RI Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 2494 men on its roster for this unit.[http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Roster].
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The[http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=CAL0025RI Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database] lists 2494 men on its roster for this unit.[http://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers.htm?submitted=1&SDunitCode=CAL0025RI Roster].  
  
 
=== Other Sources<br>  ===
 
=== Other Sources<br>  ===
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Brief History

25th Infantry Regiment was formed at Mobile, Alabama, in December, 1861, by consolidating the 1st and 6th (McClellan's) Alabama Infantry Battalions. The men were from the counties of Saint Clair, Talladega, Pickens, Shelby, Calhoun, Randolph, Coffee, and Pike. It surrendered with 70 officers and men.[1]

TheCivil War Soldiers and Sailors database lists 2494 men on its roster for this unit.Roster.

Other Sources

  • Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier or sailor. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in 'Alabama in the Civil War' and 'United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865' (see below).
  • National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
  • Alabama in the Civil War describes many Confederate and Union sources, specifically for Alabama, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States and Confederate States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. additional information.

References

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).