Willis Cowell – 1st US Colored Cavalry
NAID: 38793161 NAID File Unit: 38793158 Microform: M1817
Unit: 1st US Colored Cavalry
Regiment: 1 cavalry
Year Enlisted: 1864
Enlisted term years: 3
Enlisted date: February 2, 1864
Enlisted state: Virginia (Va.)
State born: North Carolina (N.C.)
County born: Camden
Height: 5’ 6“
Eye color: Black
Hair color: Wooly
NAID File Unit: 38793158
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