Civil War Soldiers - Union - Colored Troops Brigade Band

Records: 100 · Complete: 100%

Compiled service records typically contain card abstracts of a soldier's original muster and hospital rolls, descriptive books, lists of deserters, returns, notational cards, and possibly enlistment papers, casualty sheets, death reports, prisoner of war papers, and correspondence. Unique to the records of the USCT are deeds of manumission, oaths of allegiance, proof of ownership, certificates of monetary award, and bills of sale.

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Publication Title
Civil War Soldiers - Union - Colored Troops Brigade Band
Total Records
Records: 100 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
The National Archives logoThe National Archives
Publication Number:
N/A
Record Group:
94
Published on Fold3
May 29, 2013
Last Updated
May 29, 2013
Description
Compiled military service records of volunteers who served in Union brigade bands (Corps d'Afrique and U.S. Colored Troops), 1861-1866.