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Military Records, Documents & Photos

Finding military records about your war hero can provide valuable details you never knew before. Many records on Fold3 feature multiple pages about the same individual, providing priceless information.

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The American Revolution

  • Revolutionary War Pension Files
  • Revolutionary War Rolls
  • Revolutionary War Service Records

The War of 1812

  • War of 1812 Pension Files
  • War of 1812 Prize Cases, Southern Dist Court, NY
  • War of 1812 Service Records (Lake Erie)

Mexican American and Early Indian Wars

  • Mexican War Service Records
  • Indian Wars Service Record Index
  • Ratified Indian Treaties

The Civil War

  • Confederate Soldier Service Records
  • Union Soldier Service Records
  • Southern Claims Commission
  • Civil War Pension Index

Spanish-American War

  • Spanish-American War Service Record Index
  • Spanish-American War Service Records - Florida

World War I

  • Naturalization Index for WWI Soldiers
  • Expeditionary Forces Air Service
  • Gorrell's History of the American Expeditionary Forces

World War II

  • USS Arizona Memorial
  • WWII Hero Pages
  • WWII Pictures and Photos
  • WWII Documents
  • Missing Air Crew Reports
  • Photographs of President Franklin D Roosevelt, WWII Japanese soldiers, and Prisoners of War

Korean War

  • Korean War Casualties
  • Navy Muster Rolls, 1949-1971
  • New York State Military Museum Photos (Civil War - Vietnam War)

Vietnam War

  • Army War Photos
  • Vietnam War Marine Corps Color & B/W
  • Unit Service Awards
  • The Interactive Vietnam Wall

Recent Wars

  • Navy Muster Rolls, 1949-1971
  • Casualties from Persian Gulf War
  • Medal of Honor Recipients, 1863–2013

And many more added each month.

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