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Edwards, James – Age 22, Year: 1864 – 36th US Colored Infantry

James Edwards – 36th US Colored Infantry

NAID: 55750011   NAID File Unit: 55750009     Microform: M1993

Military Service

Unit: 36th US Colored Infantry

Regiment:  36 infantry

ID: 19403376

Company: K

Year: 1864

Year Enlisted: 1865

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: November 28, 1865

Enlisted state: Virginia (Va.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: NORFOLK


State born: North Carolina (N.C.)

County born: Currituck

Town born: 

Occupation: Farmer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 22

Height: 5’ 8“

Complexion: Dark

Eye color: Dark

Hair color: Dark

Record Info

NAID: 55750011

NAID File Unit: 55750009

Microform: M1993

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