Source Information

Ancestry.com. New York, National Guard Monthly Roster, 1940-1945 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
Original data: NY National Guard Monthly Roster. New York State Military Museum, Saratoga Springs, New York.

About New York, National Guard Monthly Roster, 1940-1945

This database contains images of monthly rosters and muster-in rolls for various New York National Guard units. Monthly rosters listed the names of officers and troops assigned to a unit as well as those who were assigned to other units or discharged during the previous month. Along with names, rosters will also include

  • date
  • unit
  • rank

Muster-in rolls listed names of those newly mustered into the Guard. They may include the following details:

  • name
  • enlistment date
  • rank
  • age
  • term of enlistment

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