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Chase, James – Age 25, Year: 1863 – 8th US Colored Infantry, Bro-Claf

James Chase – 8th US Colored Infantry, Bro-Claf

NAID: 39071180   NAID File Unit: 39071177     Microform: M1821

Military Service

Unit: 8th US Colored Infantry, Bro-Claf

Regiment:  8 infantry

ID: 19401877

Company: B

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1864

Enlisted term years: 1

Enlisted date: November 5, 1864

Enlisted state: District of Columbia (D. C.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: Washington


State born: Maryland (Md.)

County born: 

Town born: 

Occupation: Laborer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 25

Height: 5’ 61/2“

Complexion: Brown (Bro, Brn, Bn or Br)

Eye color: Brown (Bro, Brn, Bn or Br)

Hair color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Record Info

NAID: 39071180

NAID File Unit: 39071177

Microform: M1821

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