Back to all Post

Grain, James – Age 22, Year: 1863 – 55th Massachusetts Infantry, Forrest-Griffin

James Grain – 55th Massachusetts Infantry, Forrest-Griffin

NAID: 45608498   NAID File Unit: 45608496     Microform: M1801

Military Service

Unit: 55th Massachusetts Infantry, Forrest-Griffin

Regiment:  55 infantry massachusetts

ID: 19403248

Company: G

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: June 4, 1863

Enlisted state: 

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: Readville


State born: Virginia (Va.)

County born: Brunswick

Town born: 

Occupation: farmer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 22

Height: 5’ 3“

Complexion: Black

Eye color: Black

Hair color: Black

Record Info

NAID: 45608498

NAID File Unit: 45608496

Microform: M1801

Have your own Civil War Ancestor story to share?

The museum invites descendants of the United States Colored Troops (USCT) to publicly present their family members’ ancestral information on the first Saturday of each month.

Learn how you can share