1883 Clay County Pension Index

The USGenWeb Archives Pension Project

Minnesota : Gold Star Casualties of War
(Includes Clay County for World War II, Korea, Vietnam)

Minnesota Veteran Burials/Cemeteries

The Honored Few
A Tribute to the 19 Norwegians Who Earned the U. S. Medal of Honor

1798-1914 U. S. Army Registers of Enlistments
Family Search, Mostly Browse

WAR OF 1812

Veterans of the 'First Forgotten Conflict'
Minnesota in the War of 1812


Civil War Vets Who Have Lived in Clay County

1890 Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War
(For Clay County images)
>>Some of Clay County have been transcribed

1861 - 1865 United States Civil War Soldiers Index

Civil War Prisoners
National Park Service Web Site

(Search By Name or State)

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
(Grave Database)

Norwegians In The Civil War
(Search By Name or County or City, Etc.)

1879-1903 U.S. Records of Headstones Provided for Deceased Union Civil War Veterans

1925-1949 U.S. Headstone Applications for U.S. Military Veterans
(Mostly Civil War and Earlier Vets)

Spanish-American War Veterans Buried In Minnesota

Centennial Website

Minnesota Gold Star Casualties

Online Indexes and Records - USA

Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918
All United States - Viewable Original Cards

Draft Registration Cards 1917-1918
Microfilm Roll Lists - By State/County

Deaths in the United States Navy
from April 6, 1917 to November 11, 1918

US Wide, Veterans Administration World War I
Pension/Benefit Claims from 1917 to 1940

American Expeditionary Forces Deaths, 1917-1919


Clay County World War II Army Casualties

Minnesota World War II Army Casualties

Minnesota Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard Casualties Many Alphabetical Surname Lists

World War II Prisoners of War Data File, 12/7/1941 - 11/19/1946

POW Research Network Japan

1938-1946 U. S. Army Enlistment Records


Minnesota Fatal Casualties of Korean War
Includes Clay County's:
Wesley O. Forbord - Ernest C. Ford - Harlan B. Hanson - Charles R. Olson - Lowell H. Tollefsrud

Military Personnel Dead, Missing, Captured

Korean War Project
Searches on KIA, MIA, POW, Non-Battle

Casualties in the Korean War

The Virtual Wall - Minnesota Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Includes Clay County's:
PFC James Richard Hanson, (Burial) - SGT Gary Lee Lantz, (Burial) - PFC Eugene Donald Schindler, (Burial)
PFC Donald Wayne Burnside, (Burial)
A1C Daniel Lawrence Aamond, (Burial) - CAPT Robert Darrel Larson (Burial) - PFC Allen Jerome Ritter (Burial) - PFC Lawrence Kieth Hinschberger, (Burial) - SP5 Melvin James Stockdale, (Burial)

Minnesota Military Personnel Dead, Missing, Captured Declared Dead

The Virtual Wall - Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Military Personnel Dead, Missing, Captured
Declared Dead

Search by State


American Casualities - Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan)
2001-2014 - As Of May 2015 - Source: Quartz Media Inc.
29 Minnesota Veterans Fallen

American Casualities - Operation Iraq Freedom
2003-2011 - As Of May 2015 - Source: Quartz Media Inc.
84 Minnesota Veterans Fallen

Clay County Veterans Lost in the War
SGT Andrew Paul Nelson - Moorhead
SGT Jason Alan Schumann - Hawley

American Casualities - Iraq Operation New Dawn
2010-2011 - As Of May 2015 - Source: Quartz Media Inc.
1 Minnesota Veteran Fallen