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First Name: Robert
Last Name: Bruce
Gender: Male
Occupation: Laborer
Reference Number: UNL00002311

Notes:

Born in Prince Edward County, Virginia.
Was 27 years old at the time of his enlistment.

Record Date:

10/05/1863

Record Type:

Affidavit

Record Call No.

Mss2 B8305a 1

Record Title

Affidavit, 1863, Fort Smith, Ark., concerning enlistment of an African American, Robert Bruce, in the U.S. Army.

Document Notes:

Robert Bruce enlisted in the U.S. Army (Department of Missouri, 1st Colored Kansas Infantry Regiment [later became the 79th].

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