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African-American Civil War Veterans

This is not a complete list and more are added as they are discovered. If you have further information to add, or have questions about a soldier listed here, please contact Molly Hall, geneaology director, with our online form.

The following list of soldiers enumerated in Perry County, Indiana

Source:  Enrollment of the late soldiers, their widows and orphans of the late armies of the United States residing in the State of Indiana, Perry County (1890).

Thomas J.B. Blinco, Enumeration: Troy Twp., Rank: Private, Company L., Regiment: Artillery, State: Tennessee, Service: Volunteer, Remarks:  Colored

J.W. Board, Enumeration: Troy Twp., Rank: Private, Company H., Regiment 125, State: None given. Service: Volunteer, Remarks:  Colored.

John Board, Enumeration:  Troy Twp., Rank:  Private, Company E., Regiment 107, State: Kentucky, Service: Volunteer, Remarks: Colored; widow Rosa; d. April 1, 1889 at Cannelton, IN.

John Buckley, Enumeration: Troy Twp., Rank: Private, Company E., Regiment: 3 Artillery, State: U.S., Service: Volunteer, Remark:  Colored; widow Mary; d. Feb. 1889 at Cannelton, IN.

Frank Morris, Enumeration:  Troy Twp., Rank:  Private, Company C., Regiment:  28, State: Mississippi, Service: Volunteer, Remarks:  Colored; widow Sarah; died at Rockport, IN.