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Carter, Frank – Age 19, Year: 1863 – 1st US Colored Infantry, A-Win

Frank Carter – 1st US Colored Infantry, A-Win

NAID: 35820027   NAID File Unit: 35820024     Microform: M1819

Military Service

Unit: 1st US Colored Infantry, A-Win

Regiment:  1 infantry

ID: 19401756

Company: E

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: June 17, 1863

Enlisted state: Virginia (Va.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: Mason's Island


State born: Virginia (Va.)

County born: 


Occupation: Laborer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 19

Height: 5’ 7“

Complexion: black scar on thumb and each of right hand

Eye color: Blk

Hair color: Blk

Record Info

NAID: 35820027

NAID File Unit: 35820024

Microform: M1819

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