Posted By:Peggy Reeves
Subject:Re: Where would I find records for military-War of 1812
Post Date:April 24, 2013 at 20:26:52
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With a name like "Smith", you are going to need the name of the regiment before you can order records. NARA DC would have service, pension, and bounty land files for 1812 soldiers.

How do you know he received land in Hancock Co., GA, for his service?