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The Revolutionary War

Revolutionary War Soldiers buried in Illinois

American Prisoners; Deaths listed in Notations and Found in the British War Department Records

  1835 Revolutionary War Pensioners listed by county

  1840 Statewide Census of Revolutionary War and Military Pensioners


The War of 1812

The War of 1812 |
Includes Illinois history, maps, rosters and muster rolls

Winnebago War

Illinois Veterans
Company rosters of the 20th Regiment of mounted volunteer riflemen. The unit was raised in Sangamon and Morgan counties under the command of Colonel Thomas M. Neale, and completed its organization in Peoria. The militiamen then traveled to the Galena vicinity, where the regiment disbanded. This military action also became known as the Fever River Expedition.

Civil War

Mississippi Marine Brigade Roster


Slang Terms used by CW Soldiers for States

Civil War Pension Data

Early Pensioners
Listed by county.  The first of the pensioners.  Information given includes pension file number, P. O., Cause for which pensioned and monthly rate of pension.

Illinois State Pensioners
A list of pensioners for the State of Illinois, misc. dates 1887-1890 from newspaper listings.

Illinois Pension Files
Pensions submitted by fellow researchers, listed by County. For guidelines and help with ordering your ancestor's pension/military files, click here

Civil War

Andersonville Prison
Includes Deaths by Surname

Offsite Links
Andersonville Prison Online Search

World War I

The History of the American Legion
Charter Officers and Members - Lots of Names!

Blacks who served in WWI - Lots of Names, All States!

World War II

WW II Illinois Casualties - (Missing and Dead)

  WW II Sailors - Metalsmiths from San Diego, California

List of WW2 POW Camps

Illinois Soldiers who died as Prisoners of War

The Korean War

  Korean War Casualties


National Cemeteries in Illinois
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
Alton National Cemetery
Camp Butler National Cemetery
Danville National Cemetery
Mound City National Cemetery
Quincy National Cemetery
Rock Island National Cemetery

Links to off-site Military websites

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