Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Men born in Greece served as "substitutes" in the U.S. Civil War for Maine



FamilySearch.org has a FREE database titled MAINE, STATE ARCHIVE COLLECTIONS that includes 4 men born in Greece who served in the U.S. Civil War as "substitutes".


Civil War Cards of Maine include the following information:
  • Name, age, rank and company of soldier
  • Whether service was in the infantry, cavalry, or heavy artillery
  • Birth place and current residence
  • Marital status
  • Physical description
  • Date of enlistment
  • Date and reason for leaving service
  • Record of previous service