US Mexican War Society Records

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Veterans' and Lineage Society Records[edit | edit source]

National Association of Veterans of the Mexican War[edit | edit source]

Veterans of the Mexican War organized the National Association of Veterans of the Mexican War in the 1870s.

National Conventions

  • First: Washington,D.C.: January 15-17, 1874
  • Second: Washington,D.C.: February 22-23, 1875
  • Third: Philadelphia, Pa.: July 4, 1876
  • Fourth: Washington, D.C. February 22-24, 1877
  • Fifth: Baltimore, MD., February, 22, 1878

Aztec Club of 1847[edit | edit source]

The Aztec Club of 1847 was organized by officers in Mexico City during the war. The following book provides information on this society.

Guadalupe Club of 1848[edit | edit source]

Descendants of Mexican War Veterans[edit | edit source]

Established in 1989, their web site includes information about the organization, how to find your Mexican War veteran ancestor, history of the war, historic sites, graves registry, and links to other organizations and museums.

Descendants of Mexican War Veterans
National Office
P.O. Box 830402
Richardson, Texas  75081-0482

This society, publishes the following newsletter and journal:

Butler, Steven R., editor. The American Eagle. Richardson, Texas: Descendants of Mexican War Veterans, 1991–. (FHL book 973 M25ae.)
Butler, Steven R., editor. Mexican War Journal: A Publication of the Descendants of Mexican War Veterans. Richardson, Texas: Descendants of Mexican War Veterans, 1992–. (FHL book 973 M25mv.)

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