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John E. Blackford enlisted in Company H of the Second Kansas Cavalry on September 20, 1862. John was the younger brother of William D. Blackford, who was part of Kansas Territory's free-state government and a member of the first Kansas State Legislature in 1861. This example of a Civil War enlistment is from the records of the Kansas Adjutant General's Office. It gives the soldier's age and place of birth, his occupation and a physical description.

Creator: United States. Adjutant General's Office
Date: September 20, 1862

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Volunteer enlistment paper of John E. Blackford - 1

Item Number: 224490
Call Number: Adjutant General's Office, Enlistment Papers, Kansas Volunteer Regiments, Box 1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 224490

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