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Georgia raised three militia regiments for service in the Spanish-American War (April-December 1898). All three regiments were sworn into service by mid-May, 1898. They were discharged from service on November 18, 1898.

 

What information can I find?

At a minimum, service summary cards list:

Name
Race
Residence
Occupation
Birthplace
Place and date of enlistment
Place and date of mustering out
Organization served in
Grade (Rank)


This collection was taken from Record Group 22-1-18, Spanish-American War Service Summary Cards, Adjutant General's Office, Georgia Archives

 

Major funding to digitize this collection was provided by the R.J. Taylor, Jr. Foundation.  Thank you!

 

Usage Note: Students and teachers may use images in classroom reports and presentations if the following credit line is included with the image: Courtesy of the Georgia Archives. Each image has a "Cite as" field in the Document Description. Users can form a complete citation by combining the "Title," "Unit" and "Cite as" fields for the individual image.

 

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Reference Services
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Georgia Archives

 

This collection was completed and launched in November 2008.

 

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