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From: Jerri Linke <>
Subject: Re: [S-H-RTS] Re:Military Personnel
Date: Sun, 20 Aug 2000 11:10:56 -0500
Would just like to add that I, too, would be interested in seeing a
militatry registry of the same and I would imagine there are others so if
anyone knows of any please post to the list.
Thanks so much!
>I have enjoyed the discussion of why our ancestors migrated to America,
>Australia and other continents.
>Since Military service was required of all males, is there a source that
>has a roster of those who served in either the Danish or Prussian Armies
>in the mid to late 1800's. I do know that the Danish census records
>include those that were in the service at the time of the census. Is
>there a separate roster maintained by the military?
>Many of my family ancestors served and then migrated to US in the 1880's
>and 90's after serving their time.