1863 October 20-1863 October 31: Second Regiment, Company E, Arkansas Infantry volunteers of African descent
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1863 October 20-1863 October 31
Muster roll detailing the enlistment of a number of soldiers into Company E, Second Regiment, Arkansas Infantry Volunteers of African descent. It includes date and place of enlistment, pay information, and notes.
The Second Regiment, African descent, was organized in Arkansas and later became the Fifty-fourth Regiment United States Colored Troops. The unit served post and garrison duty in Helena.
Document 31.5" x 22"
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Helena, Phillips County (Ark.)
MS.000539, Item 13
Arkansas and Missouri Union Army muster rolls, MS.000539
Arkansas State Archives
Item 13, Arkansas and Missouri Union Army muster rolls, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.
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