Pvt Moses Johnson

Pvt Moses Johnson

Birth
USA
Death unknown
USA
Burial Muldrow, Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 7677908 · View Source
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Moses Johnson was a private in the 83rd Regiment United States Colored Infantry company D. He is also listed on the African American Civil War Memorial in Washington DC. His plaque No. is C-89.

The 83rd Regiment Infantry (New) was organized from 2nd Kansas Colored Infantry December 13, 1864. Attached to 2nd Brigade, District of the Frontier, 7th Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to January, 1865. Colored Brigade, 7th Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to February, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to August, 1865. Dept. of Arkansas to October, 1865.

SERVICE.--Duty at Fort Smith, Ark., until January, 1865. Moved to Little Rock, Ark., January 15-February 4, and duty there until August. Moved to Camden, Ark., August 1-10, and duty there until October 9. Mustered out October 9, 1865. Discharged at Leavenworth, Kansas, November 27, 1865.

Regiment lost during service 2 Officers and 32 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 211 Enlisted men by disease. Total 245.

From the Tonia Holleman and Angela Walton-Raji who are documenting USCT headstones and cemeteries in Arkansas.


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  • Created by: Ronald Walton
  • Added: 12 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7677908
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Moses Johnson (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7677908, citing Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Muldrow, Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Ronald Walton (contributor 9245992) .