|Birth: ||unknown, USA|
|Death: ||Sep., 1864, USA|
Private Simpson Caproll was with the 11th Regiment United States Colored Infantry cmpany A. 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 Angela Walton-Raji and Tonia Holleman who are documenting USCT headstones and cemeteries in the Arkansas and parts of Oklahoma. Any additional informaation contact Tonia at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Little Rock National Cemetery
Plot: 6- row 0- Grave #3733, buried September 15, 1864
Created by: Ronald Walton
Record added: Jul 09, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7670308
Added: Jun. 18, 2010
Faces on the African American Civil War Memorial in Washington DC.|
Added: Jan. 27, 2004