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Grant, Richard – Age 18, Year: 1863 – 1st US Colored Cavalry

Richard Grant – 1st US Colored Cavalry

NAID: 38796772   NAID File Unit: 38796767     Microform: M1817

Military Service

Unit: 1st US Colored Cavalry

Regiment:  1 cavalry

ID: 19403490

Company: J

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: December 11, 1863

Enlisted state: Virginia (Va.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: NORFOLK


State born: Virginia (Va.)

County born: Norfolk

Town born: 

Occupation: Servant

Physical Characteristics

Age: 18

Height: 5’ 5“

Complexion: dark

Eye color: dark

Hair color: dark

Record Info

NAID: 38796772

NAID File Unit: 38796767

Microform: M1817

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