DAVIS, Jefferson Thom

WI 15th Inf Co A. Born in Davidson County, Tennessee. Negro. Civil War: Servant. Age 22. Black eyes, black hair, black complexion, 5’5”. Enlisted for three years on 10 Mar 1863 at Murfreesboro, Tennessee. Mustered 20 Apr 1863 at McDonalds Station, Tennessee. Private. Undercook. Transferred to Co H at Whiteside, Tennessee, 20 Dec 1864; later to WI 13th Inf Co K. Attached to WI 24th on 13 Feb 1865 and assigned to WI 13th Co I on 10 Jun 1865. Sources: (WHS Series 1200 box 76-3; red book vol 20 p16, blue book vol 20 p12) (Buslett p349) (Meeker) “Davis, Thom. Jefferson”

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