If your veteran ancestor was buried or memorialized beyond our shores, check the 218,000 searchable records at this handsome site.
The best place to start researching soldiers (and a few sailors) who fought on either side, this database covers 6.3 million names from 44 states and territories. Once youve found your man, explore his units and their battles, plus read about Civil War notables.
The Genealogical Research System here lets you explore patriots, their descendants and the DAR members whove proven a link to them. You also can search more than 40,000 Bible transcriptions, a Revolutionary War pension index and the DAR catalog. Nationwide Gravesite Locator gravelocator.cem.va.gov Updated daily, this site is the domestic equivalent of the American Battle Monuments Commission. Here you can search US burial locations of veterans and their family members in VA National Cemeteries, state veterans cemeteries, and more.
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- International Genealogy Websites
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