Research OnLine Catalog

Rhode Island Historical Sketch and Roster Volumes

These books contain information for researching the men who served in the Civil Way by unit. The focus is for genealogical research. The amount of information available on each man varies greatly by state. Some have detailed records, others only names on the roster.


  • List of Officers with biographical sketches
  • List of companies and the counties where they were formed
  • Officers of each company
  • Military assignments
  • Battles engaged in the war
  • Historical sketch of service
  • Rosters / compiled service records of each company
  • Bibliography of sources

  • SAMPLE ALABAMA VOLUME - Alabama 38th Infantry Regiment
    SAMPLE GEORGIA VOLUME - Georgia 56th Infantry Regiment

    BONUS: The CD-ROM now contains the images from the Unit's Compiled Service Records at the National Archives. Save $5 when you purchase the book and CD-ROM together.
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    Paperback - $30.00 (Most volumes are 200 to 300 pages in length. Selected larger volumes are more expensive.)

    DVD - $15.00 (Includes images of the Compiled Service Records from the National Archives.)

    Ebook $9.79 (You will receive an email with a link to access the book. Service record images are only available on the DVD.)

    Publisher: Eastern Digital Resources

    Rhode Island Historical Sketch and Roster Series (Union)
    14 Volumes Total

  • Set Price $630.00 Hardback
  • Set Price $300.00 Paperback
  • Set Price $165.00 DVD

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