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We searched the National Archives Catalog and located the series Carded Records Showing Military Service of Soldiers Who Fought in Volunteer Organizations During the Spanish-American War in the Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1762 - 1917 (Record Group 94) that may include a file for him is he served in a volunteer unit. Some of these records have been digitized and are available using the Catalog. We also located the series Enlistment Papers, 1798 - October 31, 1912 and Registers of Enlistments in the United States Army, 1798 - 1914 (M233) in the Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1762 - 1917 (Record Group 94) that include military service files of the Regular Army. For information these records, please contact the National Archives at Washington, DC - Textual Reference (RDT1) via email at email@example.com.
M233 has been digitized and is available on Fold3 as Army Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914
; on Ancestry as U.S. Army, Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914; and on FamilySearch as United States Registers of Enlistments in the U.S. Army, 1798-1914. There may be a fee for using Ancestry. Instead, please check for access at your local library as many library systems subscribe to these sites, making them free for their patrons.
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