Indiana Civil War Veterans Death Rolls

By: Dennis Northcott

Price: $38.00

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Book Condition: new


This 400-page book includes the names of about 23,000 Union veterans who were members of the Indiana department of the Grand Army of the Republic. The Grand Army of the Republic organization was formed in 1866 in Illinois. Other states followed. At its peak, the national membership reached 409,489 in 1890. Indiana peaked in 1889 with 25,173 members. Indiana published the first death roll in 1883 in its annual report. Information for the death roll was submitted by local chapters, known as posts, about veteran members who had died during the year. Information gathered included veteran's name, rank, company, regiment or ship, age, date of death and the local post number. The book's Appendix includes the name, number & location of each post within the state;annual encampment dates and locations; annual membership for Indiana; annual national membership; additional biographical information for some deceased members.

Title: Indiana Civil War Veterans Death Rolls

Author Name: Dennis Northcott

Categories: Civil War, Indiana,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Privately Published: 2005

Binding: perfect

Book Condition: new

Type: softcover

Size: 8.5 x 11

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: mccw1925

Keywords: Civil War Union Indiana Grand Army of the Republic Death Roll GAR