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Ford, Joseph – Age 35, Year: 1863 – 8th US Colored Infantry, Fin-Hal

Joseph Ford – 8th US Colored Infantry, Fin-Hal

NAID: 39074700   NAID File Unit: 39074697     Microform: M1821

Military Service

Unit: 8th US Colored Infantry, Fin-Hal

Regiment:  8 infantry

ID: 19403606

Company: B

Year: 1863

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State born: Virginia (Va.)

County born: Fauquier

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Physical Characteristics

Age: 35

Height: 5’ 8“

Complexion: Colored (Col, Col'd or Colo)

Eye color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Hair color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Record Info

NAID: 39074700

NAID File Unit: 39074697

Microform: M1821

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