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APPLICANTS FOR MEXICAN WAR PENSIONS

Submitted by Nora Tocus 2004.


(Information given includes name(s) of applicant(s), state of military service, date of application, and application number. Where two states are named, the second indicates residence at time of application. Mexican War Pension Act was passed January 29, 1887; applications were accepted until 1926. Pensions were provided for those who had at least 60 days or to their un(re)married widows. Mexican War pension files contain family questionnaire. Records are at NARA. )