War of 1812
Black Hawk Wars
(1832 & 1837)
Soldiers of the Black Hawk Wars, Mexican War & Indian Wars ....who lived, died or are buried in Clayton county; includes a bit of historical background on some of the wars
Clayton county Civil War Veterans - An on-going compilation of CW vets who were born, lived or died in Clayton county
Alphabetical by surname: A-E * F-J * K-Q * R-Z All files were updated in August 2014
Civil War Memorial - Pleasant Grove cemetery, McGregor
First Regiment Iowa Cavalry Volunteers
Co. K "The Union Rangers" - Brief history of the Company, Roster & soldier notes, Photos, Personal Sketches & Detatched Staff Reports
Clayton County Rangers muster roll - From the Weekly North Iowa Times, September 3, 1861
Fourth Iowa Cavalry Veteran Volunteers
Soldiers giving a Clayton co. residence - From "Roster of the Fourth Iowa Cavalry Veteran Volunteers, 1861-1865"
Twenty-first Iowa Infantry
21st Iowa - Clayton co. soldiers - Historical information, biographies, notes & comments, pension info. & more by Carl Ingwalson.
The information is in 4 files accessible by clicking these links or from the Civil War Honor Roll files. Each file contains different soldiers.
Surnames A-H * Surnames I-Z (service info. & some are linked to .pdf files with even more info.)
Surnames A-K * Surnames L-Z (soldier biographies written in a narrative form)
All were updated! August 2014
1872 Reunion of the 21st Iowa - From the Dubuque Herald, September 18, 1872
Ripley A. Hale & Samuel H. Knickerbocker - 21st Iowa & US Navy
Miscellaneous Civil War Records
Clayton co. Civil War Soldier's Discharge Records
German Officers in the Union Army - Clayton co. names
Grand Army of the Republic in Clayton co.
Woman's Relief Corps, Auxiliary to the GAR - 1884-1934
Civil War Mother's Pension Files of Elizabeth Sparks - document 1 *document 2
Ex-Soldiers, Sailors & Marines - 1885
Clayton co. Men who served from Iowa
Clayton co. Men who served from states other than Iowa
Spanish-American War Veterans An compilation of Sp-Am war vets who were born, served from, lived in or died in Clayton county
Updated August 2014
Great War (WWI)
Clayton co. men & women who served in World War I - Our Heroes
Clayton co. World War I Discharge Records Index - Records Registered with the County Recorder, 1918 -1928
This index has been contributed by the IAGenWeb Special Project 'Iowa in the Great War'
* A-D * E-I * J-L * Mc-O * P-R * S-T * U-Z * Discharges of men not appearing in the Index
All discharges from the Misc. 1 group have been transcribed.
World War I Clayton Co. Veterans Memorial - Pleasant Grove cemetery, McGregor
Miscellaneous Great War Records
Clayton Men Leave for Camp Dodge - 1918 news article
Food administration & sale of war bonds in Clayton co. 1918
Clayton co. WWII Honor Roll - Clayton co. men & women who served in WWII
Clayton co. Korean War Honor Roll Clayton co. men & women who served in the Korean Conflict
Clayton co. Vietnam War Honor Roll Clayton co. men & women who served in the Vietnam Conflict
Other websites with Clayton
co. military information
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IAGenWeb Special Project 'Iowa in the Civil War'
IAGenWeb Special Project 'Iowa in the Great War' (WWI)
IAGenWeb Special Project 'Iowa in World War II'
27th Iowa (composed of many Clayton co. men)
Kinyon Digital Library website: 'Clayton co. List of Pensioners on the Roll January 1, 1883'
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