Minnesota Historical Society
345 Kellogg Boulevard West
St. Paul, MN 55102
Phone: (651) 297-4502
Fax: (651) 296-9961
E-mail: archives@mnhs.org

The Library's military records collection spans the Mexican-American War, Civil War, U.S.-Dakota Conflict of 1862, Spanish-American War, World War I, Minnesota Home Guard, Minnesota State Militia and Minnesota National Guard. Although the collection include rosters, bonus records and pension letters, it does not have any actual service records.

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  • Minnesota residents: $12
  • Non-Minnesota residents: $15

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Military and Veterans' Records


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Veterans' Records

Minnesota Veterans Graves Registration Index


This database indexes the Veterans Graves Registration reports from 1857 to 1975, the bulk of which are in 1927-1969. It is not a list of all veterans ever buried in Minnesota.

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Source: The Minnesota State Historical Society