Contact National Archives to order microfilm or copies of records.
To save time, submit orders online. Go to this webpage for the order request forms and information about record groups: Ready to Order?
Check guides and catalogs to be as specific as possible in your request.
Genealogists/Family Historians — information page
Research at the National Archives — check for news and featured resources
Use to look up a specific M or T number. Example: M313
Use to search for record collections that have been microfilmed.
From the main Microfilm Catalog page, click Advanced Search (next to the Search button).
In the righthand column, under Subject Catalog, select “Military Service Records”
Click “Search” to see all military collections
Add a keyword (e.g., name of war), to see the collections related to that war