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1863 August 7-1863 October 31
Muster roll detailing the enlistments of soldiers into Company H, Third Regiment, Arkansas Infantry Volunteers of African descent. It includes date and place of enlistment, pay information, and notes.
The Third Regiment, African descent, was organized in St. Louis, Missouri, and became the Fifty-sixth 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
Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County (Mo.); St. Louis, St. Louis County, (Mo.); Helena, Phillips County (Ark.)
MS.000539, Item 21
Arkansas and Missouri Union Army muster rolls, MS.000539
Arkansas State Archives
Item 21, Arkansas and Missouri Union Army muster rolls, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.
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