If you have military related information
you would like to see on this site,
please email the information to: Jan Bony
Oregon In The Military
Additional Links for military information.
The Civil War Archive - Union Regimental Index
POW/MIA - Portland Soldiers - Patti Woodard
General Philip H. Sheridan and also Philip Sheridan
The Blackwell Family in the Bannack-Paiute War
The Vietnam Veterans' Memorial - Oregon
Civil War WebsitesNARA - to search for the following
Oregon Soldiers Killed in the Korean War
ORGenWeb - Sorted by name, with additional birth information
Oregon Soldiers Killed in the Navy in WWI
Oregon Soldiers Killed in the Army in WWI
Oregon Military Museum
Clackamas OR 97015
Phone (503) 657-3984
An extensive library full of military history.
Call or write ahead as they have only one part time curator
with a small staff of volunteers and are open to the public on a limited basis.
Military Dept. of the State of Oregon
PO Box 14350
Salem, OR 97309-5047
This is the Oregon National Guard headquarters.
You can publish a search inquiry in the Oregon
Contact the Department of Veterans Affairs, 700 Summer St, NE, Salem,OR 97310-1201. They publish a newsletter that goes to many veterans with new of interest as well as a column for searching for individuals, units, etc. as well as a column for announcing reunions.
You can contact the National Personnel Records Center, 9700 Page Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63132. Unfortunately a fire destroyed many of their records in 1973. But some records survived.
You might also check with the Portland Police Bureau to see if they have records of your Oregon ancestor. Portland City Hall, 1220 SW 5th Ave., Portland, OR 97204. Ask that it be forwarded to the police department.
Denise Merritt's website of her Early Oregon Pioneers
Roxann Gess Smith's website of her Early Oregon Pioneers
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