"Each card shows the name of a veteran; the name and class of dependent, if any; the service unit; the application, file, and certificate number; and the state from which the claim was filed"--Military service records: a select catalog of national Archives microfilm publications, p. 258.
"This microfilm publication reproduces a card index to the 'Old Wars' series of pension files, 1815-1926. These files relate chiefly to claims based on death or disability incurred in service in the Regular Army, Navy, or Marine Corps between the end of the Revolutionary War in 1783 and the outbreak of the Civil War in 1861"--Military service records: a select catalog of National Archives microfilm publications, p. 258.
May be ordered through the nearest Family History Center.
FHL film numbers