Nelson Charles – 8th US Colored Infantry, Bro-Claf
NAID: 39071147 NAID File Unit: 39071144 Microform: M1821
Unit: 8th US Colored Infantry, Bro-Claf
Regiment: 8 infantry
Year Enlisted: 1863
Enlisted term years: 3
Enlisted date: September 25, 1863
State born: North Carolina (N.C.)
Height: 5’ 11“
Complexion: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)
Eye color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)
Hair color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)
NAID File Unit: 39071144
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