California Civil War Veterans



California Genealogy and History Archives

Civil War Veterans


Civil War re-enactment photos, grave markers, newspaper clippings, military records, biographies, documents, etc. can be found in the following records.
California Civil War Rosters - California Hundred
Lassen County
Los Angeles County
Mendocino County
Monterey County
Monterey County newspaper articles 1882-1927
Orange County, Civil War Veteran graves by Charles Lewis Beal.
San Diego County
Sonoma County specific to the Rural Cemetery in Santa Rosa
Other Military info:
Lake County Civil War Veterans and Cemeteries
Lake County World War I Draft Registrations
Yuba County List of Persons Subject to Military Duty for the County of Yuba for 1853
Yuba County List of Persons Subject to Military Duty for the County of Yuba for 1878
Register of Officers of the National Guard and Naval Militia of California - 1917 - TAG transcription group
Record of Eighty-Sixth Company California Military Reserve - TAG transcription group
Iraq War Casualties - from California
You may be interested in a page I have for Nelson Dewey Ashford. This page has over 120 photographed military items from WWI.  
Tombstone photos can also be found here in the various counties.
Tidbits - those that served in the Civil War but not entirely connected to California; Remembrance photos; Re-enactment photos, misc.
Sons of the Union Veterans of the Civil War (SUVCW) is dedicated to registering all Union Civil War soldier's graves.

Department of Veterans Affairs, Nationwide Gravesite Locator

The Friends of Civil War Alcatraz has been organized to operate exclusively for charitable and educational purposes, including but not limited to . . .