Sincerely hope all of you are enjoying and remembering this
special Holiday in tribute
to ALL of our Armed Forces.... from the days of our ancestors to present
Below 'gleaned' information will be of interest to all. Our
thanks go to Claire Kluskens
for sharing. I will include these URL's in our LINKS Files, accessable to
our members with
Contact me privately, if you need my help in obtaining your
Researching: (Main Capitalized)
BAKER, Barrow, BEAMAN, BLOUNT, Bonner, Bours, Braxton, CANNON, Carraway,
COX, Chester, Dail, ELLIS, Faircloth, Gardner, HANCOCK, HARDEE, Hardison,
Harris, Harper, Harrington, Heath, Hollyman (all sp), JACKSON, Johnson,
Jones, Letchworth, Manning, McGLOHON (all sp), McGOWAN, McKeel, Mills,
Mitchell, Mumford, PHILLIPS, Price, Shaw, Smith, Sumrell, Stocks, Stokes,
Tyson, Vandiford, Walls, Walston, Weeks, Wilkerson, WINGATE, Wetherington,
Worthington, plus ++++
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----- Original Message -----
Sent: Friday, May 28, 2004 9:33 PM
Subject: Ordering Rev. War to Pre-WWI records from NARA
> Hello everyone:
> This will update you on the ways to request Revolutionary War to
> pre-World War I military service and pension records from the National
> Archives and Records Administration, Washington, DC.
> Military service records. You need the NATF Form 86.
> (1) You can get the Form 86 by writing to NARA, 700 Pennsylvania Ave.,
> Washington, DC 20408, and it will be mailed to you.
> (2) You can request the Form 86 online at
> and it will be mailed to you.
> Pension records. You need the NATF Form 85.
> (1) You can get the Form 85 by writing to NARA, 700 Pennsylvania Ave.,
> Washington, DC 20408 and it will be mailed to you.
> (2) You can request the Form 85 online at
and it will be mailed to you.
> (3) You can skip the paper form altogether and securely Order Online!
which you can also get to from the
> NARA is working on additional online ordering capability (for other
> kinds of records) but it is not there yet.
> Claire Kluskens