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Cornish, John – Age 23, Year: 1864 – 31st US Colored Infantry

John Cornish – 31st US Colored Infantry

NAID: 46273774   NAID File Unit: 46273772     Microform: M1992

Military Service

Unit: 31st US Colored Infantry

Regiment:  31 infantry

ID: 19402571

Company: K

Year: 1864

Year Enlisted: 1864

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: December 22, 1864

Enlisted state: Connecticut (Conn.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: New Haven


State born: Jamaica

County born: 

Town born: 


Physical Characteristics

Age: 23

Height: 5’ 4“

Complexion: Blk

Eye color: Blk

Hair color: Blk

Record Info

NAID: 46273774

NAID File Unit: 46273772

Microform: M1992

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