Boston Public Library

Social Sciences Department, 2nd Floor, McKim Building, Central Library, 617-859-2261

US Military Records

Military Records and Histories

  • Negro in the Military Service of the United States, 1639-1886
  • Massachusetts Soldiers in the French and Indian Wars, 1744-1755
  • Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the Revolutionary War
  • Naval Officers in the Revolutionary War
  • Officers of the Continental Army
  • Revolutionary War Rolls, 1775-1783
  • Revolutionary War Rolls of All New England States
  • Abstracts of Graves of Revolutionary Patriots
  • Massachusetts Volunteer Records, 1812-1814
  • Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the Civil War
  • Civil War Unit Histories
  • Regimental Histories of the Civil War
  • Black Soldiers, Black Sailors, Black Ink

Military Indexes and Bibliographies

  • Bibliography of Military Name Lists, pre-1675-1900: A Guide to General Sources
  • General Index to Compiled Military Service Records of Revolutionary Soldiers
  • Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers, CT, MA, NH, RI, VT
  • Indexes to Pension Applications
  • Roster of Confederate Soldiers
  • Roster of Union Soldiers