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Swedish Military Research – A Wealth of Records!

February 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

By Kathy Meade and Bengt Sjögren

So your research indicates that there was a Swedish soldier in your family. How do you find the records about his military service? What will those records tell you? Learn about the wealth of Swedish military records that are available both online and in the archives. This session will show you how to find your ancestor’s military records along with a historical overview of conscription methods in Sweden from the early 1600’s to the present day.

Cost is free for Swedish American Genealogical Society members.

$10 fee for museum members; $15 fee for non-museum members to participate.

Reservations are appreciated and can be made via email genealogy@samac.org or by calling the Museum at 773.728.8111.


February 23, 2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Swedish American Museum
5211 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60640 United States
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