US, Pennsylvania—Grand Army of the Republic Membership Records (Civil War), 1866–1956
|How to Index a Descriptive Book of Enlistment
For the sample image above, the fields would be indexed as follows:
- Line Number: 1
- Given Names: Wm L
- Surname: Anderson
- Age: 47
- Birth City or Town: Press Tab to skip this field.
- Birth State: Pennsylvania
- Birth Country: Press Tab to skip this field.
- Residence City: Cassville
- Enlistment Day: 4
- Enlistment Month: Aug
- Enlistment Year: 1884