Re: Where do I search next? MO.
- I was able to find my great grandfather, and the regimental info
mentioned him as one of two alternating commanding officers!... thanks
again for sharing this Jack!!
--- In civilwarwest@y..., "hartshje" <Hartshje@a...> wrote:
> Jack, This is a great site!! Thanks so much. I found 110
> individuals with my last name, which is about as unique as yours.
> All but two are Union. The unit histories are an added bonus.
> Regards, Joe
> --- In civilwarwest@y..., "Jack Hultquist" <jahultqu@a...> wrote:
> > When using
> > http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/soldiers.htm
> > I have found the least entered the best. I knew everything about
> Harrison Talbert but when I put his unit in as 3rd Indiana Battery
> gave me a "no show". The website has his unit as something like 3rd
> Battery, Indiana. I suggest not entering the unit. I had total
> success when I only entered Harrison Talbert. I found it extremely
> interesting when I only entered Talbert because I was able to locate
> some of his cousins etc. both in the North and South. There were
> only 278 Talberts listed. Probably not a good idea to try that if
> your name is Smith