African American Civil War Veterans

Mercersburg Men in the Civil War

The following list was taken from the book Old Mercersburg, originally published in 1912 by the Woman's Club of Mercersburg. (Second Edition, Williamsport, PA, Grit Publishing Company, 1949, page 196)  Additional notes by the Afrolumens staff appear in italics.  Many of these men are buried in Zion Union Cemetery, which is undergoing renovation and preservation.

"Soldiers in Civil War from Mercersburg and Vicinity"

"COLORED SOLDIERS"



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