||Civil War and Later Pension Files
||Department of Veterans Affairs
||1861 - 1934
||Government / Church records
|References / Cites
||Record Group 15
|Department of Veterans Affairs. Civil War and Later Pension Files. (Washington D.C.).|
This source is the next step after you have found your ancestor's index card on the Source:United States. General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 or Source:United States. Organization Index to Pension Files of Veterans Who Served between 1861 and 1900 (1917) offline or online. This source is usually a goldmine for family history. This source is only available by ordering from the National Archives (NARA) in Washington D.C. On average the file has about 150 pages, some has less pages, and some have more pages.