Indian and Mexican American Wars
approximately 1816-1858

  • Volunteer armies were raised for the Florida Seminole Wars, Black Hawk War, Creek Wars and other conflicts
  • Ancestry has a database for Compiled Military Service Records for American Volunteer Soldiers, Mexican War, 1845-1848
  • Fold3
    • Contains the index for CMSR's (Compiled Military Service Records)as well as the Indian Wars Service Record Index
    • Fold3 has digitized the Mexican War Service Record Index
    • Fold3 has the full CMSR for Arkansas, Mississippi, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and the Mormon Battalion
  • NARA
    • Military service records of soldiers who fought in volunteer organizations during the Mexican War are available here.
    • Muster Rolls of Volunteer Organizations During the Civil War, Mexican War, Creek War, Cherokee Removal and other Wars, 1836-1866 are available here.