John Canby – 20th US Colored Infantry
NAID: 45753951 NAID File Unit: 45753949 Microform: M1823
Unit: 20th US Colored Infantry
Regiment: 20 infantry
Year Enlisted: 1863
Enlisted term years: 3
Enlisted date: December 16, 1863
Enlisted state: New York (N.Y.)
Enlisted town: 31st District
State born: Kentucky (Ky. Ken. Or Kent.)
Height: 5’ 10“
Eye color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)
Hair color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)
NAID File Unit: 45753949
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