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Davis, Nelson – Age 32, Year: 1863 – 36th US Colored Infantry

Nelson Davis – 36th US Colored Infantry

NAID: 55749081   NAID File Unit: 55749078     Microform: M1993

Military Service

Unit: 36th US Colored Infantry

Regiment:  36 infantry

ID: 19402910

Company: E

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: December 13, 1863

Enlisted state: Virginia (Va.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: NORFOLK


State born: North Carolina (N.C.)

County born: 

Town born: HALIFAX

Occupation: Farmer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 32

Height: 5’ 81/2“

Complexion: Bro

Eye color: Blk

Hair color: Blk

Record Info

NAID: 55749081

NAID File Unit: 55749078

Microform: M1993

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