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Military Records

Mexican War Service Records

Compiled service records were created for Connecticut men in the War of 1812. This work has been digitized and is linked below. An index to Mexican War pension records is also available. See: White, Virgil. Index to Mexican War Pension Files. Waynesboro, TN: National Historic Publishing Company, 1989 [CSL call number History Reference E 404.4 .W45 1989].

Researchers should also check the finding aid to Record Group 013, Records of the Military Department for records dating to the Mexican War era. This finding aid is not currently online, but a digital copy can be sent upon request. Historic military records can also be found through the Fold3 website.

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