Iowa, Records of Persons Subject to Military Duty, 1862-1910 is a free collection at FamilySearch with an index and images of Iowans subject to military service. The collection is arranged by county and year.


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What Can I Learn from These Records?


These records may include:

  • County/town
  • Date of enlistment
  • Name
  • Profession




How Can These Records Help Me Find Other Records?


With information from these records you may be able to:

  • Search for the military service record for the individual
  • Search to determine if the person had a military pension record
  • Search for vital records such as birth, marriage, and death
  • Search the census records for the individual and their family
  • Use the information found to search for county records


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