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Veterans' Resources

A guide for resources for and about US military veterans from West Chester University Libraries

Researching Veterans from Past US Wars

The National Archives provides online records for veterans, their families, and researchers looking into the history of men and women who have served in the US military during wartime, from the American Revolution to the present.  (Additional records and resources are available in print -- see here for more details.)

Below is a sample of what the National Archives offers -- see the Online Veterans and Military Service page for more.

Civil War

Spanish-American War

World War II

Korean War

Vietnam War

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