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FamilySearch.org added millions of new records
this week of both Confederate and Union soldiers who served in the American Civil
Those include veterans applications for military headstones, records of headstones
for deceased Union veterans, Confederate POW records, registers of homes for disabled
soldiers, service records and more.
Also newly added are notarial records from Canada, church records and civil registrations
from Mexico, and a variety of records from England.
find a chart here listing the new collections and linking to the individual databases.
Note that not all of the collections are searchable. Indexes haven’t been completed
for some, such as U.S.,
Records of Confederate Prisoners of War, 1861–1865. In that case, you’ll need
to browse collections by date or place.