|Birth: ||unknown, USA|
|Death: ||May 18, 1864, USA|
Sgt Henry Evans was with the 11th United States Colored Infantry, Company M. He is also listed on the African American Civil War Memorial in Washington DC. His plaque No. is B-25.
The 11th Regiment Infantry (Old)was organized at Fort Smith, Ark., December 19, 1863, to March 3, 1864. Attached to 2nd Brigade, District of the Frontier, 7th Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to January, 1865. Colored Brigade, 7th Corps, to February, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Corps, to April, 1865.
SERVICE.--Post and garrison duty at Fort Smith, Ark., until November, 1864. Action at Fort Smith August 24. Moved to Little Rock, Ark., November, 1864. Action at Boggs' Mill January 24, 1865. Duty at Little Rock and at Lewisburg, Ark., until April, 1865. Consolidated with 112th and 113th to form new 113th U.S. Colored Troop April 22, 1865.
From the Tonia Holleman and Angela Walton-Raji project of documenting USCT headstones and cemeteries in Arkansas and parts of Oklahoma. Any additional information contact Tonia at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fort Smith National Cemetery
Plot: Grave #2352, Buried September 24, 1864.
Created by: Ronald Walton
Record added: Jul 05, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7656451