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INDEX  (click link to view the database search for that period)
American Revolution War of 1812 US Civil War
Spanish-American War World War I World War II
Korean War Vietnam War Persian Gulf War
Afghanistan Iraq  
References military-related links  


To be included the record should be of any individual's military service who's surname was/is CORSON (INCLUDING all variant, related spellings), and any 'Corson' descendant regardless of surname . Please submit any contributions, information and suggestions to Michael Corson ().

Entries use the following format: 
Name Branch Unit Rank
Period of Service Family information
Notes & Sources

REFERENCES (in Notes section of each entry)
R1. Stryker, William S., "Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Revolutionary War", orig. pub. Trenton, 1872; repr. Gen. Pub. Co., Balt., 1967.
R2. Index to Rev. War Service Records @Wy. Co.(PA) Hist. Soc
R3. Corson, Orville, "Three Hundred Years with the Corson Families in America"
R4. Stevens, Louis Townsend, auth. & pub., "History Of Cape May Co., NJ, 1638-1897"; orig. pub. 1897; repr. Heritage Books Inc., 1997.; pp. 236-237 unless otherwise noted.
R5. <http://yard.ccta.gov.uk/cwgc/register.nsf> The Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Debt of Honour Register
R6. "Corson Cousins", 21.2.20, Apr 2001
R7. Hewett, Janet B., "The Roster of Confederate Soldiers, 1861-1865", Vol. IV, p. 149, Broadfoot Publishing, Wilmington, NC, 1996.
LINKS These linked sites contain expanded and additional information.

U.S. Navy Memorial Log
http://www.lonesailor.org/NavyLog/
The Navy Memorial  Log is the only publicly accessible register of the names and service information of naval service personnel -- Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, reservists of these services, and Merchant Marine. Persons enrolled in the Log -- nearly 250,000 thus far -- may be living or deceased, active duty, retired or veteran. Some 'Corson' and variant spellings can be found.

U.S. Army Military History Institute - MHI Photograph Database
http://carlisle-www.army.mil/usamhi/PhotoDB.html
This database is a catalog of American Civil War (ACW) photographs from the Special Collections Branch of MHI.
There are four listings for 'Corson' photographs that can be ordered.

War of the Rebellion -  Journal Contents (1880 - 1901)
http://moa.cit.cornell.edu/MOA/MOA-JOURNALS2/WARO.html
The War of the Rebellion is a compilation of the official records of the Union and Confederate armies.
The Official records of the Unites States and Confederate Navies are also available.
[These are scanned page images.  Working with them can be time consuming.]


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The CCFHA web site originally created by Jeff Owens (CCFHA Member M-260).

This page updated 03 Dec 2011

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