Interment Control Forms, 1928–1962. Interment Control Forms, A1 2110-B. NAID: 5833879. Record Group 92, Records of the Office of the Quartermaster General, 1774–1985. The National Archives at St. Louis, St. Louis, MO.
This database contains cards recording details for members of the U.S. Army interred in national cemeteries.
The United States established the first national cemeteries to honor Union soldiers killed during the Civil War. Today, more than 3 million Americans, most of them veterans, have been laid to rest in U.S. national cemeteries.
What You May Find in the Records
The cards in this database are “control forms” for burial lots in national cemeteries. They list details for U.S. Army personnel interred in national cemeteries, including the following:
- birth date
- serial number
- units served in
- wars served in
- enlistment, discharge, and other service details
- dates of death and interment
- next of kin
The cards may also list a spouse’s burial location if buried in the same cemetery.