Military Links

Military research can begin by visiting the website of the National Archives. You can learn exactly what records are available free to the public and perform a national search within the database. The links that are listed below provide you with detailed sites concerning our nation’s military history and the thousand upon thousands of soldier information such as rosters, pensions and much more. Each of these links are FREE to use without the distraction of membership fees or subscriptions. Be sure to use the search tab on Piedmont Trails to view published articles pertaining to our military history and genealogy.

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French and Indian War

Braddock by John Roy Musick

Fort Pitt Museum Collection

Journal of Colonel George Washington 1754

Luke Gridley’s Diary of 1757

Manuscript Records of the French and Indian War

Map Showing French Occupation of the Ohio Valley

Montcalm and Wolfe French and Indian War Volume I

New England Captives During The French and Indian War

Records of the French and Indian War from Pennsylvania

Rolls of Connecticut Men During The French and Indian War 1755-1762

Soldiers From Essex County, Massachusetts 1755-1761

American Revolutionary War

Alabama Revolutionary War Soldier Database

American Revolutionary War Records of Pennsylvania

Battle of Camden, South Carolina Project-Participants Listed

Battles of Saratoga-Special Thanks to Ellie for this link

Battle of Sullivan’s Island

Buford’s Massacre

Captains By County-North Carolina

Indiana Burials of American Revolutionary War Patriots

King’s Mountain Men Battle

List of the Revolutionary War Soldiers of Virginia

National Archives Guide for American Revolutionary War

Ohio American Revolutionary War Pensioners 1818-1819

Records of the Revolutionary War by Saffell

Records Volume I Virginia

Regimental Records of the British Army

Rolls Of The Soldiers In The Revolutionary Volume I

Rolls Of The Soldiers In The Revolutionary Volume II

Rolls Of The Soldiers In The Revolutionary Volume III

Rolls Of The Soldiers In The Revolutionary Volume IV


Smith Surname During The War

Southern Campaigns of the American Revolution

Troop Returns-North Carolina

Veterans of North Carolina

War of 1812

7th Company Roster from Gates County, North Carolina

Ashe County, North Carolina Veterans

Battle Of Chippawa-List of Wounded and Killed

Fort Meigs

Oneida Indian Volunteers

Roster South Carolina Militia Captain Charles Banks Company of Tucker’s Regiment

South Carolina Units

The Militia Of North Carolina

Mexican-American War

A Continent Divided: The US-Mexico War

American Volunteers

Descendants of Mexican War Veterans

The Mexican War and It’s Warriors

Veteran Cards from Dekalb County, Indiana

Civil War

4th Kansas Infantry Muster Rolls

14th Regiment of North Carolina

16th Georgia Infantry

1890 Veterans of Sumner County, Tennessee

48th Regiment of North Carolina

A History of the 313th Field Artillery

Alabama Civil War Service Cards

Chowan County, North Carolina During The Civil War

Civil War In West Virginia by Winthrop D. Lane

Civil War Soldier and Sailor Database by National Parks

Confederate Government Documents

History of the 3rd, 7th, 8th and 12th Kentucky CSA

History of the 6th Regiment Indiana Volunteers

Indiana At Vicksburg

Letters of John A Copeland-Harpers Ferry Raid

Confederate Pensions Issued Out of Texas

Military Surgery Manual: Surgeons In The Confederate States Army

New Jersey Civil War Grant Project

Paroles of The Army of Virginia

Pension Roll of Pennsylvania-1883

Prisoners Of War by Thomas Sturgis

Reminiscences of the 123rd Regiment New York

Roster of New York Engineers and Sharpshooter Batallions

Roster of North Carolina Troops Volume I

Roster of North Carolina Troops Volume II

Roster of North Carolina Troops Volume III

Roster of North Carolina Troops Volume IV

Roster of Twenty One Companies Furnished by Mecklenburg County, NC

Soldiers and Sailors Database

The Civil War Archive

The Photographic History of The Civil War Volume I

Virginia Civil War Archives

Virginia Search Database for Civil War

Women Civil War Spies of The Union by Lois Sakany

Spanish-American War

1st Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry Roster

4th Pennsylvania Infantry

Kansas Volunteers

Michigan Volunteers

World War I

Service Card Search on Family Search

Soldiers of The Great War-Deaths of World War I

World War I Casualty Cards

World War II

The Eastern Front 1941-1943 Volume III

Other Misc. Links

14th Colored Infantry Regiment United States Army 1864-1866

American Legion Library Collection & Archives

Battle of Blue Licks-Kentucky

Colonial Soldiers of North Carolina 1732-1744

Indian Wars of New England Volume I

Indian Wars of New England Volume II

Indian Wars of New England Volume III

Records Relating To American Prisoners Of War And Missing In Action Personnel From The Korean War And During The Cold War Era by National Archives

Veterans History Project

Virginia Colonial Militia 1651-1776