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Sgt Henry Evans

Sgt Henry Evans

Birth
USA
Death 18 May 1864
USA
Burial Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, USA
Plot Grave #2352, Buried September 24, 1864.
Memorial ID 7656451 · View Source
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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 toniah904@aol.com.


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  • Created by: Ronald Walton
  • Added: 5 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7656451
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Henry Evans (unknown–18 May 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7656451, citing Fort Smith National Cemetery, Fort Smith, Sebastian County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Ronald Walton (contributor 9245992) .