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Clark, William – Age 20, Year: 1863 – 8th US Colored Infantry, Clap-Dav

William Clark – 8th US Colored Infantry, Clap-Dav

NAID: 39071463   NAID File Unit: 39071459     Microform: M1821

Military Service

Unit: 8th US Colored Infantry, Clap-Dav

Regiment:  8 infantry

ID: 19402023

Company: A

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: September 2, 1863

Enlisted state: Pennsylvania (Pa. or Penn.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: WEST CHESTER


State born: Maryland (Md.)

County born: Harford

Town born: 

Occupation: Laborer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 20

Height: 5’ 4“

Complexion: Colored

Eye color: Dark

Hair color: Black

Record Info

NAID: 39071463

NAID File Unit: 39071459

Microform: M1821

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