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Record Group Number: 000171
Series/Collection Number: .S 1425
Creator: Florida. Military Dept.
Title, Dates: Historical records, 1860-1945.
Amount: 2.50 cubic ft.
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Organization/Arrangement: By subject and roughly chronological.
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Summary:     This series contains historical information that illustrates the participation of Florida's Militia, National Guard, and private citizens in wars in which the United States was involved. The records include casualty notices, correspondence, and statistical reports that the Florida Adjutant General's Office and service departments in Washington, D.C. produced and distributed.

    Much of the correspondence deals with the Spanish-American War, the U.S. Civil War, and World War I. Material related to later conflicts is mostly in the form of official casualty notice releases from either the Office of War Information or the U.S. Department of Defense.

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Subject Access Fields: Civil War (Fla.)
Military administration.
Spanish-American War, 1898 Florida
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1939-1945.
United States History Civil War, 1861-1865
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