The Society of Descendants of Militia Officers

serving from 1607 to 1861

Addition to Militia Researcher

We have added another in our Core Knowledge series in THE MILITIA RESEARCHER.  This article addresses What Is and What Is Not a Militia Unit.  Given the wide variety of organizational titles up to and including the Civil War, and the very blurred lines of organization and function, this is a complex topic.  The article provides general guidance in thinking about the various titles of land force units.

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