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Discover the Story of Your Civil War Soldier Ancestor - Pt 1

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Have you wondered if someone in your family served in the U.S. Civil War?

Are you curious to learn more about an ancestor who fought for the Union or Confederate side?

Professional historian and genealogist Kate Eakman provides step-by-step instructions detailing how to:

  • determine which of your ancestors might have worn the blue or grey uniform
  • find information specific to your soldier ancestor
  • make sense of the documents you uncover
  • turn your research into a story that your entire family will enjoy

This radio series is also available as a book Discovering the Story of Your Civil War Soldier Ancestor.