1 Reply Latest reply on Aug 1, 2020 8:22 PM by Rebecca Collier

    Seeking records of Major Marcus Reno

    Thomas B Hobbs Newbie

      Was Major Marcus Reno ever a Military Representative in Paris, France? The period of time would have been 1855 - 1860.

        • Re: Seeking records of Major Marcus Reno
          Rebecca Collier Ranger

          Dear Mr. Hobbs,

           

          Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!

           

          We searched the National Archives Catalog and located the Case Files Relating to Corrections of Military Records in the Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1762 - 1917 (Record Group please 94) that includes the file unit Marcus A. Reno - Regular Army. This file contains information concerning the service of Marcus A. Reno of the U.S. Army during the period 1857 - 1880. For access to this file, contact the National Archives at Washington, DC - Textual Reference (RDT1) via email at archives1reference@nara.gov.

           

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