The full text of this article is available to Plus members only.
For full access to all of our articles, please Join or Log In.
Not a Plus Member?
Texas Records on the March
7/24/2014
The Texas State Library and Archives Commission has expanded its Adjutant General Service Records collection with a free online database of military records on 25,000 people.
Texas Records on the March
The Texas State Library and Archives Commission has expanded its Adjutant General Service Records collection with a free online database of military records on 25,000 people.
 
The Texas State Library and Archives Commission has expanded its Adjutant General Service Records collection with a free online database of military records on 25,000 people.

The 17,000-image database contains official service-record files from the Adjutant General's Office, as well as service-related files from other government agencies. The records, dating from the 1830s to the 1930s, represent 15 military organizations.

Eight of these record series - Army of the Republic, Navy of the Republic, Confederate States Army, Texas State Troops, Mounted Volunteers, Minute Men, State Police and Regular Rangers - are entirely digitized. Texas archives digital-imaging specialist Liz Clare won't hazard a guess as to when all the series will be online, but says, “We are adding new images to the database on a weekly basis.”

To continue reading this article
Share |
BOOKMARK PRINT
Did you enjoy this article?
Please share it!
Recent Blog Posts »
Recent Articles »

Free Genealogy Downloads



Historical Maps of Europe Premium Collection
When you buy the Historical Maps of Europe Premium Collection, you'll get the brand new Family Tree Historical Maps Book: Europe, as well as an assortment of other incredible tools to trace you ancestors back to the home country and visualize the world in which they lived--in full color.
 
Only available in March, this collection has a retail value of $197.95, but is yours this month only for $59.99!


They're going fast - get yours today!
 

©  F+W All rights reserved.