Military Records & Genealogy
Civil War Soldiers & Sailors System
From the US National Park Service, the Civil War Soldiers & Sailors System is one of the foremost online resources for finding information about those who participated in the conflict. If you are tracing a Civil War ancestor or are interested in those who served, this site is the place to begin.
Information for Locating British Military Records
A site with information for locating records for those who served in the British military.
Locating US Military Service Records
The National Personnel Records Center is the official repository for most US military service records. For information on how to obtain copies of service records visit this site.
Locating Early US Navy Service Records
For those searching for US Navy service records for officers who served before 1902 and enlisted personnel who served before 1885, check here for more information.