31 May 2011

Railroad Retirement Board Records Now in Atlanta

Records from the Railroad Retirement Board are now available at the National Archives, Southeast Region/Atlanta in Morrow.

The board was founded in 1936 and its records include applications that provide a retiree's career history, date and place of birth, parents, spouse and children. These records represent railroad retirees from all over the U.S., not just the Southeast, and were brought to Morrow from the Chicago headquarters of the board.

To have a file pulled for research, you must supply the person's full name, date of birth and, if possible, Social Security number…

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Learn more about the Railroad Retirement Board (RRB).

Editor’s Note: Thanks to Dick Eastman, EOGN, for bringing this to our attention.

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