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Gardner, Charles W – Age 23, Year: 1864 – 26th US Colored Infantry

Charles W Gardner – 26th US Colored Infantry

NAID: 56936314   NAID File Unit: 56936311     Microform: M1824

Military Service

Unit: 26th US Colored Infantry

Regiment:  26 infantry

ID: 19403155

Company: E

Year: 1864

Year Enlisted: 1864

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: January 5, 1864

Enlisted state: New York (N.Y.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: 1ST DISTRICT


State born: Massachusetts (Mass.)

County born: 


Occupation: Waiter

Physical Characteristics

Age: 33

Height: 5’ 6“

Complexion: Black

Eye color: Black

Hair color: Blk

Record Info

NAID: 56936314

NAID File Unit: 56936311

Microform: M1824

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