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[Massachusetts] Cotton, Asa – Age 21, Year: 1863 – 54th Massachusetts Infantry, Cole-Dickson

Asa Cotton – 54th Massachusetts Infantry, Cole-Dickson

NAID: 37261404   NAID File Unit: 37261402     Microform: M1898

Military Service

Unit: 54th Massachusetts Infantry, Cole-Dickson

Regiment:  54 infantry massachusetts

ID: 19402080

Company: K

Year: 1863

Year Enlisted: 1863

Enlisted term years: 3

Enlisted date: May 12, 1863

Enlisted state: Massachusetts (Mass.)

Enlisted county: 

Enlisted town: Readville


State born: Mississippi (Miss.)

County born: 

Town born: Port Gibson

Occupation: Farmer

Physical Characteristics

Age: 21

Height: 5’ 61/2“

Complexion: Light (Lt or Li)

Eye color: Brown (Bro, Brn, Bn or Br)

Hair color: Black (Blk, Bk or Bl)

Record Info

NAID: 37261404

NAID File Unit: 37261402

Microform: M1898

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