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COMING SOON: The interactive map pinpoints Albemarle County's African American soldier’s and sailor's enlistments and when and where they left the army (mustering out) during the Civil War. Read more >
New essays reveal aspects of the lives of Albemarle County's African American soldiers and sailors during and after the Civil War. Essays include overviews, battle narratives, and regimental histories.
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Browse the database of military records and pension files to learn more about individual African American soldiers and their families during and after the American Civil War. Read more >