Pennsylvania GAR Posts & History


This link will open an Adobe Acrobat "pdf" file containing

  a list of known GAR posts for Pennsylvania.  A brief historical

  summary for each Post is included if available. 





GAR Records Catalog


This link will open the catalog page for Pennsylvania

containing details on collections of GAR Department

and individual Post records (if known).


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Related SUVCW Websites (GAR info)


Pennsylvania Dept.

Bradbury Camp #149:  History of Bradbury Post, No. 149, GAR

(A handwritten history of the Post, found by Daniel Cashin at the Delaware

County Historical Society, and transcribed by G. Reed Howard in 2008)


National Org. SUVCW

The Grand Army of the Republic in Lancaster County

(A history of Lancaster County, PA, GAR Posts, compiled by Glenn B.

Knight, PDC, CIG.  Originally published in the Journal of the Lancaster

County Historical Society, v.97, no. 3, 1995)


Websites of Interest


Pennsylvania scanned GAR Membership Records 1866-1956 (

Scanned images of original records from the collections of the Pennsylvania State Archives


JFG Victory Verlag & Military History Archive

McKean County Grand Army of the Republic

Compiled by Joel Franklin Gilfert, 2014


Library of Congress

Grand Army of the Republic and Kindred Societies

State Encampments: Bibliography




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