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Davis, Henry – Age 25, Year: 1864 – 20th US Colored Infantry

Henry Davis – 20th US Colored Infantry

NAID: 45756573   NAID File Unit: 45756568     Microform: M1823

Military Service

Unit: 20th US Colored Infantry

Regiment:  20 infantry

ID: 19402895

Company: C

Year: 1864

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: December 12, 1863

Enlisted state: New York (N.Y.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: Brooklyn

Residence

State born: New Jersey (N.J.)

County born: 

Town born: Jersey City

Occupation: Farmer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 25

Height: 5’ 8“

Complexion: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Eye color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Hair color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Record Info

NAID: 45756573

NAID File Unit: 45756568

Microform: M1823

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