Back to all Post

Dorson, Frank – Age 22, Year: 1865 – 26th US Colored Infantry

Frank Dorson – 26th US Colored Infantry

NAID: 56934673   NAID File Unit: 56934670     Microform: M1824

Military Service

Unit: 26th US Colored Infantry

Regiment:  26 infantry

ID: 19402308

Company: I

Year: 1865

Year Enlisted: 1865

Enlisted term years: 1

Enlisted date: February 2, 1865

Enlisted state: New York (N.Y.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: Jamaica


State born: New York (N.Y.)

County born: 

Town born: New York

Occupation: Laborer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 22

Height: 5’ 8“

Complexion: Dark (Drk or Dk)

Eye color: Dark (Drk or Dk)

Hair color: Dark (Drk or Dk)

Record Info

NAID: 56934673

NAID File Unit: 56934670

Microform: M1824

Have your own Civil War Ancestor story to share?

The museum invites descendants of the United States Colored Troops (USCT) to publicly present their family members’ ancestral information on the first Saturday of each month.

Learn how you can share