Cobbs in Uniform
This is the main page for the various databases related to military service.† An Index of what you will find here is below.† Just click on the Red link to go to the file of your choice.† You must use the ĎBackí feature of your browser to return here.
War Between the States (1861-1865):†
National Archives rosters of Cobbs who served both the
Confederate Pension Records for:
The American Battle Monuments Commission is the government agency responsible for maintaining overseas military cemeteries for all conflicts since the founding of our country.† This database is an extract and contains a listing of Cobbs still yet buried overseas from World Wars One and Two; and a listing of Cobbs who were casualties of the Korean War.
††††††††† †OVERSEAS COBB BURIALS
The Department of Veteranís
Affairs (formerly called the Veteranís Administration; or VA for short) is
responsible for providing military headstones for veterans, which have been
requested by surviving family members.†
This database is extracted from the DVA website and is a listing of all
Cobbs buried in the
This database includes a listing of veterans from the War of 1812 up to the present time, their spouses and children.†
This is NOT just a listing of persons buried in national cemeteries, but includes burials in non-government cemeteries also.†
From the genealogical standpoint, let me point out something.† A government military grave marker has to be requested by a surviving family member ... WHO HAS PROVIDED DOCUMENTATION OF THE VETERANíS MILITARY SERVICE.† Therefore, if youíve had difficulty identifying an ancestorís service, and you can find him/her listed in this database, you will have assurance that somebody at some point in time did have the proof you seek.
to my understanding of Federal Law, it is possible to find a Confederate
veteran buried in a
For some strange reason it is also possible to find duplication in this database.† By that I mean multiple records of headstones for the same person in multiple locations.† There are not many, and the ones Iíve found have been grouped together and placed in BLUE font.
MILTARY BURIALS IN THE