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From: joe <>
Subject: Re: [APG] VA Pension Records
Date: Sat, 10 Jul 2004 11:30:04 -0600
The National Archives should have Union pension records, while the
Confederate pension records are usually found in a state archives or
similar repository. For more information see...
How to Order Civil War Pension Records - Union & Confederate
Good luck with your search.
> The Veteran's Administration has custody of a Civil War Pension Record that I
> need according to a NARA letter several years ago. I wrote to the VA and
> asked for a copy of the pension record giving them all of the information 2-3
> years ago. I again wrote to them giving them all of the numbers off the card in
> June of 2003. I have never heard back from them. It seemed to be that they
> might have responded saying they will, won't or drop dead.
> Have they stopped sending copies of pension records or moved them to another
> respository? Can anyone give me the most recent information on the situation?
> I don't know if this is the new policy and I am out of luck or if I have just
> been unlucky and need to resubmit it.
> June Byrne
> Daytona Beach, FLB