Third Georgia Volunteer Infantry was the only one to go to Cuba
as a distinctively Georgia
Company I - Augusta, Milledgeville, and
Richmond, Baldwin, Wilkinson, Hancock and Warren Counties
(Capt. J. H. Stevens, when organized)
Hancock County Spanish-American
Elmo E Birdsong Pvt Co H 2 Ga Inf
Henry B. Flemming Pvt Co F 1 Ga Inf USV
Robert Patillo Pvt Co D 2 Ga Inf USV
De Lamar Turner, Jr Co D 1 Ga Inf USV
Manardia S. Williams PVT., 1 Div. Hosp.
7, Arm. Corps
Your ancestor a Spanish American Soldier?
Spanish-American War (Library of Congress)
Spanish-American War Centennial Website
American Soldiers From The Spanish-American War To 1917
History of the 10th Cavalry
Micah J. Jenkins Camp of the Sons of Spanish American War Veterans
A Roster of Spanish American War Soldiers From
Georgia. Thaxton, Carlton J.,
et. al., eds.Americus:
Thaxton Co., 1984
Uncle Sam's Little Wars: The Spanish-American
War, Philippine Insurrection, and Boxer Rebellion,
1898-1902 by J.Phillip Langellier
Spanish-American War : The Story and Photographs
by Donald M. Goldstein, et al
The Spanish War: An American Epic--1898 by G.J.A.
Records at the National Archives
Pension Records -
Veterans Administration (Record Group 15)
Records Relating to Pension and Bounty Land
With the exception of certain limited series,
the Civil War and Spanish American War pension applications are filed together.
These records consist of approved and disapproved pension applications
based on service chiefly in these two wars filed between 1861 and 1934,
and covering both Army and Navy service after 1910. Pension applications
of widows and dependents consist of approved and disapproved applications.
Naval files consist of approved and disapproved pension applications of
Navy veterans submitted between the years 1861 and 1910. Case files of
pension applications of widows and dependents consist of approved and disapproved
claims. There are microfilm indexes (2,811 rolls) to most of these case
files, and a card index of names or remarried widows. Look under Civil
War Pensions at ancestry.com for Spanish American Soldier Pensions.
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