Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: General Topics: Spanish-American War Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Company C, 10th Infantry
Posted by: Dicksie KNIGHT MAY (ID *****1599) Date: April 30, 2002 at 20:11:37
  of 893

My ancestor, Thomas Ross Maddox, served in the Spanish American War. He is buried at Mountain Home National Cemetery in Tennessee. I got the Company C, 10 Inf information from the cemetery, but all they have is his date of burial, unit in which her served, and the location of his grave. They told me to send to the National Archives for copies of his military service records; so I obtained the correct form from the archives and sent it in. They couldn't find his record. I don't have a clue as to how I can find his record. I dont know which state he lived in when he enlisted; so I am wondering how I can find out what I need to know to get his records. He did live in Alabama, Tennessee, and was born in VA I think, but am not sure. He did marry in Birmingham, Alabama in 1898, and I have that record, but nothing else about him. I hope someone on the genform can give me some suggestions. I have tried looking in Alabama and Tennessee for Spanish American history, but have not had any luck to date.
Will appreciate any information anyone is willing to give me to help me in my research.


Notify Administrator about this message?
Followups:
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/spanishamericanwar/messages/63.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network