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White County Illinois Military Records

White County Illinois Military Records for your genealogy and family history research.

Honoring our military servicemen and women who served or are serving in the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard of our United States military.

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Military Pension Records

Revolutionary War Military Records

Civil War Military Records

Illinois Military Units in the Civil War

Civil War Companies organized in White County, Illinois


  • 1st Regiment -- Company I
  • 7th Regiment -- Company E, G
  • 13th (Consolidated) Regiment --Company E
  • 14th Regiment --Company H


  • 26th Regiment --Company G
  • 29th Regiment --Companies B, D, G
  • 40th Regiment --Company C
  • 48th Regiment -- Company H
  • 56th Regiment --Companies B, D, F
  • 62nd Regiment -- Company D
  • 87th Regiment -- Companies B, C, F, G, I, K
  • 98th Regiment -- Company F
  • 120th Regiment --Company H

Grand Army of the Republic

The Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) was a fraternal organization composed of veterans of the Union Army, US Navy, Marines and Revenue Cutter Service who served in the American Civil War. Below are the Grand Army of the Republic rosters for White County, Illinois:

Korean War Military Records

Military Forts, Camps or Posts located in White County

  • Fort Boultinghouse
  • Fort Council
  • Fort Hanna (in then White co.)
  • Fort McHenry (in then White co.)
  • Starkey's Fort (in then White co.)
  • Tanquary's Fort (in then White co.)
  • Fort Williams (in then White co.)