United States, National Archives, Military Records, 1885-2004

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20th Century Military Records at the Regional National Archives[edit | edit source]

The following table identifies selected military record collections from 1885 to 2004 located at the National Archives at St. Louis and National Personnel Records Center - Military Personnel Records (AFN-M) both in St. Louis. Some records are held at the National Archives facility in College Park, Maryland.

National Archives Catalog Type the National Archives Identifier (NAID) into the National Archives Catalog search box to locate a particular collection.

Collections by Title[edit | edit source]

The following table contains records from the following record groups (RG)

  • 15 - Department of Veterans Affairs
  • 24 - Bureau of Naval Personnel
  • 26 - U.S. Coast Guard
  • 38 - Chief of Naval Operations
  • 64 - National Archives
  • 92 - Office of the Quartermaster General
  • 125 - Office of the Judge Advocate General (Navy)
  • 127 - U.S. Marine Corps
  • 153 - Office of the Judge Advocate General (Army)
  • 163 - Selective Service System (World War I), 1917-1939
  • 218 - U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff
  • 247 - Office of the Chief of Chaplains
  • 313 - Naval Operating Forces
  • 319 - Army Staff, 1903-2009
  • 342 - U.S. Air Force Commands, Activities, and Organizations
NAID Collection RG Location
12280123 Deceased Veterans Claims Files (XC Files), 10/1917 - ca. 1949 15 St. Louis
23812377 Deceased Veterans Claims Claims Index Cards, 1918-1945 15 St. Louis
23904754 Deceased Veterans Claims (XC Files), 10/1917 - ca. 1945 15 St. Louis
26466267 Deceased Veterans Claims (XC Files), 10/1917 - ca. 1955, 10/1917 - ca. 1955 15 St. Louis
28894631 Deceased Veterans Claims (XC Files), 10/1917-ca. 1955, 10/1917 - ca. 1955 15 St. Louis
6016127 Applications for Headstones and Markers, 7/1/1970 - 9/30/1985 15 St. Louis
76193916 Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917- 9/16/1940? 15 St. Louis
299693 Official Military Personnel Files, 1885-1998, Navy 24 St. Louis
646434 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1964 24 St. Louis
648038 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1965 24 St. Louis
648043 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1966 24 St. Louis
648045 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1967 24 St. Louis
648049 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1968 24 St. Louis
648051 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1969 24 St. Louis
648076 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1972 24 St. Louis
648079 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1973 24 St. Louis
648084 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1974 24 St. Louis
648087 Navy Individual Deceased Personnel Files, 1975 24 St. Louis
38983131 Navy and Marine Corps Casualty Records, 1940-1989 24 St. Louis
47304611 Navy and Marine Corps Casualty Records, 1898-1970 24 St. Louis
560620 Deceased and War Casualty Seamans' Records, 1937-1950 26 St. Louis
567476 Records of Licenses Issued to Merchant Marine Officers, 1910-1946 26 St. Louis
597218 Official Military Personnel Files, ca. 1898-ca. 2004 (US Coast Guard) 26 NPRC
38983110 Naval Aviation Training Jackets, 1914-1946 38 St. Louis
604357 World War II Army Enlistment Records, 6.1.2002-9.30.2002 64 College Park
1436496 World War I Enlisted Men Final Military Pay Vouchers, 1917-1921 64 St. Louis
1488333 World War I Officers and Nurses Pay Cards, 1917-1921 64 St. Louis
1561423 World War I Officers and Nurses Final Pay Vouchers, 1917-1921 64 St. Louis
2462216 U.S. Army Files of the Mexican Border Service, 1916-1917 64 St. Louis
2561092 North Carolina World War I Military Service Cards, 1917-1918 64 St. Louis
2990428 Field Clerk Pay Cards, U.S. Army, 1916-1922 64
2990429 National Guard Papers, 1916-1919 64 St. Louis
3370993 Returns of Nurse Corps, U.S. Army (returns from duty stations), 1917-1921 64 St. Louis
3494909 U.S. Army Reserve Officers Training Corps Student Pay Cards, 1920 64 St. Louis
3518560 U.S. Army Warrant Officer Pay Cards, 1917-1921 64 St. Louis
4530002 Award Cards, 1942 - 1963 (Air Force) 64 St. Louis
4576276 Contract Nurse Pay Cards, 1933-1940 64 St. Louis
4576594 Disability Discharges, 1917-1939 64 St. Louis
4683632 U.S. Army Discharge Reports, ca. 1917-1920 64 St. Louis
4684506 Army Contract Surgeons and Army Chaplains Pay Cards, 1935-1942 64 St. Louis
4693991 U. S. Army Nurses Cards, 7/10/1944 - 7/10/1944 64 St. Louis
4713145 World War II Army Deserters Pay Cards, 1943-1945 64 St. Louis
4723773 Regular Army Officers and Army Field Clerks Pay Cards, 1922-1936 64 St. Louis
4735009 Army Reserve Officer Training Camp Rosters, 1917-1919 64 St. Louis
4763511 Army Deserter Pay Vouchers, 1926-1930 64 St. Louis
4851528 Army Student Nurse Individual Academic Records, 1918-1951 64 St. Louis
5573693 National Guard Officers' Pay Cards, 1922-1936. 64 St. Louis
5664306 World War II Individual Civilian Internment Cards, 1941-1946 64 St. Louis
5701081 Dependencey Folders (records of dependents) US Army, 1918-1943 64 St. Louis
5720378 Army Award Cards, 1917-1940 64 St. Louis
5721174 Russian Railway Service Corps Personnel Files, 1917-1920 64 St. Louis
5752997 Discharge From the Draft Records, 11/10/1918 - 11/15/1918 64 St. Louis
5756921 U.S. Army Enlisted Personnel Payment Records, 7/1915 - 9/1917 64 St. Louis
6050409 World War I Army Officers Reports of Change Cards, 1918-1918 64 St. Louis
7209479 Berlin Airlift Device Cards, 1948-1949 (Army) 64 St. Louis
79444442 Morning Reports, 1948-1966 (Air Force) 64 St. Louis
35809707 Army Officers Pay Cards, 1940-1951 64 St. Louis
35809711 Nominal Checklist for Report of Sick and Wounded, 1917-1939 64 St. Louis
38222759 Air Force Drop Cards, 1947-1969 64 St. Louis
38995592 World War I Army Awards Precedence Files, 1916-1920 64 St. Louis
38995605 Chemical Warfare Service Officers Index, 1941-1959 64 St. Louis
39135972 Philippine Prisoners of War Card Files, 1941-1946 64 St. Louis
46756391 Army and Air Force Enlistment and Induction Serial Number Ledgers, 1942-1960 64 St. Louis
79444442 Morning Reports, ca. 1948-1966 (Dept. of the Air Force) 64 St. Louis
85713803 Muster Rolls and Rosters, 11/1/1912 - 12/31/1943 (US Army) 64 St. Louis
85713825 Morning Reports, ca. 1912-1946 (US Army) 64 St. Louis
122424988 Individual Pay Vouchers, ca. 1926-1963 (US Army) 64 St. Louis
122424990 Multi-Name Pay Vouchers, ca. 1926-1950 (Dept of the Army & Dept of the Air Force) 64 St. Louis
595318 Correspondence, Reports, Telegrams, Applications, and Other Papers Relating to Burials of Service Personnel, 1/1/1915 - 12/31/1939 92 St. Louis
596118 Applications for Headstones, 1/1/1925-6/30/1970 92 St. Louis
5833879 Interment Control Forms, 1928-1962 (forms were used as records of control over burial lots in national cemeteries. ) 92 St. Louis
38982845 Navy General Courts-Martial Records, 1951-1976 125 St. Louis
299715 Official Military Personnel Files, 1905-1998 US Marine Corps 127 NPRC
5916929 Court Martial Case Files, 1917-1938 153 St. Louis
12459579 Army General Courts Martial Records of Trial, 1939-1976 153 St. Louis
4497953 Reports of Physical Examinations at Camp Upton, NY, 1917-1918 163 St. Louis
29033011 Da Nang Mortuary Records, 1967-1972 218 St. Louis
29842556 Tan Son Nhut Mortuary Records, 1966-1972 218 St. Louis
6016856 Monthly Reports and Personnel Records, 1920-1950 247 St. Louis
23889727 Officer Orders and Files of Change, South Pacific Force, 1942-1945 313 St. Louis
22475181 Arlington National Cemetery Interment Control Files, 1948-2011 319 St. Louis
7543569 Disinternment Records Files, Gravesite Reservation Cards, Record of Interments, and Grave Cards, 6.15.1864-12.31.2011 [Arlington National Cemetery, VA.] 319 College Park
299741 Official Military Personnel Files, 1912-1998 319 NPRC
1104743 Official Military Personnel Files, 9/1947 - 2003 (U.S. Air Force) 342 NPRC
30479766 Official Military Personnel Files, U.S. Air Force, 1947-1998 342 St. Louis

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