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Day, Samuel J – Age 19, Year: 1863 – 31st US Colored Infantry

Samuel J Day – 31st US Colored Infantry

NAID: 46274788   NAID File Unit: 46274786     Microform: M1992

Military Service

Unit: 31st US Colored Infantry

Regiment:  31 infantry

ID: 19403018

Company: C

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: December 30, 1863

Enlisted state: New York (N.Y.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: New Haven


State born: New York (N.Y.)

County born: 

Town born: Goshen

Occupation: Farmer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 19

Height: 4’ 10“

Complexion: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Eye color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Hair color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Record Info

NAID: 46274788

NAID File Unit: 46274786

Microform: M1992

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