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Edwards, Allen – Age 21, Year: 1864 – 1st US Colored Cavalry

Allen Edwards – 1st US Colored Cavalry

NAID: 38794484   NAID File Unit: 38794482     Microform: M1817

Military Service

Unit: 1st US Colored Cavalry

Regiment:  1 cavalry

ID: 19402421

Company: K

Year: 1864

Year Enlisted: 1864

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: January 14, 1864

Enlisted state: Virginia (Va.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: HAMPTON


State born: Virginia (Va.)

County born: Isle Of Wight

Town born: 

Occupation: Farmer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 21

Height: 5’ 9“

Complexion: Blk

Eye color: Blk

Hair color: Black

Record Info

NAID: 38794484

NAID File Unit: 38794482

Microform: M1817

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