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New Jersey Civil War Soldiers Service Records

This CD contain service records of New Jersey soldiers. It includes notes and reference material gathered from many sources.

On these CDs you will find information on approximately 96,000 men who served in the war from New Jersey. For each unit you will also find an extensive bibliography of available books to aid in your research.

Many of the men included on this CD have biographical sketches, burial records, and genealogical information not found in the microfilmed service records.

SAMPLE ENTRY

Proctor, James T. - appointed January 13, 1863; reported on muster roll of June 30, 1863, as having been wounded; (The unofficial compilation says at Chancellorsville.) transferred to Heavy Artillery Regiment between June 30, and August 31, 1863; carried on muster roll of this company until he retired, April 6, 1864.

SAMPLE SERVICE RECORD

Sample Civil War Soldier Service Record
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Sources used / incorporated on this CD.

Reference:

  • New Jersey and the Rebellion: A History of the Service of the Troops and ... by John Young Foster - New Jersey - 1868 - 872 pages
  • Cemetery Records:

  • Andersonville Deaths
  • Sons of Union Veterans Graves Registration Database
  • Find A Grave
  • Gettysburg Dead
  • Microfilm Images

    Volume: Reel 0104 - Compiled records showing service of military units in volunteer Union organizations - NEW JERSEY First Cavalry through Third Cavalry Van Reypen's Unattached Co., Cavalry Battery A, Light Artillery through Battery E, Light Artillery First Infantry First Infantry (3 Months, l86l) First Battalion, Veteran Volunteers, Infantry Second Infantry Second Infantry (3 Months, l86l) Third Infantry Third Infantry (3 Months, l86l)

    Volume: Reel 0105 - Compiled records showing service of military units in volunteer Union organizations - NEW JERSEY Fourth Infantry through Tenth Infantry

    Volume: Reel 0106 - Compiled records showing service of military units in volunteer Union organizations - NEW JERSEY Eleventh Infantry through Fifteenth Infantry Twenty-first Infantry through Twenty-eighth Infantry

    Volume: Reel 0107 - Compiled records showing service of military units in volunteer Union organizations - NEW JERSEY Twenty-ninth Infantry through Thirty-first Infantry Thirty-third Infantry through Thirty-fifth Infantry Thirty-seventh Infantry through Fortieth Infantry, NEW MEXICO First Cavalry First Infantry (Old Organization) First Infantry (New Organization) First Militia, Infantry (3 Months, 1861-62) Second Infantry Third Mounted Infantry (6 Months, 1861-62) through Fifth Mounted Infantry, Perea's Battalion, Militia, Infantry (3 Months, l86l-62) Battalion Volunteers Capt. Alarid's Independent Co., Militia, Infantry (3 Months, 1861-62) Capt. Duran's Co., Militia Capt. Gonzals1 Independent Co., Militia (3 Months, 1861) Graydon's Independent Co., Mounted Volunteers (3 Months, 1861-62) Hubbell's Independent Co., Mounted Volunteers (3 Months, 1861) Mink's Independent Co., Mounted Volunteers Capt. Sena's Co. A, First Militia, Infantry (2 Months, 1862) Capt. Simpson's Independent Co., Mounted Spies and Guides Capt. Perea's Independent Co., Volunteers (60 Days, 1862) Capt. Romero's Independent Co., Militia, Infantry (3 Months, 1861-62) Capt. Tafolla's Independent Co., Militia (3 Months, 1861-62)

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