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US, War of 1812 Pension Files, 1812-1815 record example

US, War of 1812 Pension Files, 1812-1815

Records: 1,348,969Complete: 86%

The War of 1812 pension files resulted from a man's service during the war, 1812-1815. They were granted to the veteran, his widow, or his heirs.

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Forces War Records, US, War of 1812 Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, 1812-1815 ( : accessed 23 Feb 2024), database and images,

Publication Title
US, War of 1812 Pension Files, 1812-1815
Total Records
1,348,969Complete: 86%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number
n/a
Record Group
15
Published on Forces War Records
29 April 2011
Last Updated
12 February 2024