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Ellison, James – Age 16, Year: 1863 – 36th US Colored Infantry

James Ellison – 36th US Colored Infantry

NAID: 55750146   NAID File Unit: 55750144     Microform: M1993

Military Service

Unit: 36th US Colored Infantry

Regiment:  36 infantry

ID: 19403482

Company: C

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: July 24, 1863

Enlisted state: North Carolina (N.C.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: NEW BERNE


State born: North Carolina (N.C.)

County born: Martin

Town born: 

Occupation: Mason

Physical Characteristics

Age: 16

Height: 5’ 3“

Complexion: Dark

Eye color: Dark

Hair color: Black

Record Info

NAID: 55750146

NAID File Unit: 55750144

Microform: M1993

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