Enlistment record for Willis Davis

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Davis, Willis, active 1870-1876; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--African Americans

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Willis Davis
Co. C, 6 Reg't U.S. Col'd H. Art'y.

Age: 18
Height: 5'7"
Complexion: Black
Eyes: Black
Hair: Black
Where born: Adams Co Miss.
Occupation: Laborer

Enlistment
When: Sept 1, 1863
Where: Natchez Miss
By whom: W J Lack
Term: 3 years
Remarks: Deserted at Natchez Miss Oct 22d 1863

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“Enlistment record for Willis Davis,” Mississippi State University Libraries, accessed April 15, 2024, https://msstate-exhibits.libraryhost.com/items/show/377.

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