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USCT ~ St. Mary's County, Maryland

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Wednesday, June 3, 2009

A local group, the .Unified Committee for Afro-American
Contributions, is trying to find descendents of members of the USCT
from St. Mary's County as part of an ongoing effort to establish a
memorial in those soldiers' honor. Organizers are hoping to include
descendents of the soldiers in the memori al's dedication. The group
is trying to find the soldiers' relatives "so that we can bring t
heir families together and have their families recognized," said
Janice Wal thour, past president of UCAC and co-chair of the memorial
committee, on Th ursday. The UCAC is particularly interested in
finding descendants of the Medal of Honor winners, Barnes and Harris.
"We want to give [their descendants] info rmation about how important
one of their ancestors was. It's good to know y ou had someone who
won that kind of honor," Walthour said. The UCAC is actively
fundraising for and planning for a memorial to honor t he United
States Colored Troops from St. Mary's County. The plan is for the
memorial to be established in the new Carver Heights Community Park,
with a target dedication date of Sept. 29, 2010. People who believe
they are descendents of one of these soldiers are asked to contact
Walthour at 301-862-2296, Nathaniel Scroggins at 301-862-9635 or
Idolia Shubrooks, the other co-chair of the memorial committee, at
301-863 -2150. For more information on the project, visit The following is a list that was compiled by
Edwin Beitzell and published i n the June 7 and 21, 1978, editions of
The Enterprise

Pvt. Alexander Armstrong
Pvt. John Armstrong
Pvt. Geo. H. Bankins
Pvt. Efsee Barber
Pvt. Joseph Barbour
Pvt. John F. Barnes
Pvt. William H. Barnes
Pvt. David Bennett
Pvt. Moses Bennett
Pvt. Frederick Biscoe
Pvt. James Biscoe
Pvt. John Biscoe
Pvt. Richard Biscoe
Pvt. Richard Biscoe
Pvt. Robert (Blakistone) Blackson
Pvt. John Bond
Pvt. John Bowman
Pvt. John A. Brent
Pvt. Abram Briscoe
Pvt. Thomas Briscoe
Pvt. Daniel Brooks
Pvt. Alfred Brown
Cpl. Augusta Brown
Pvt. Franklin Brown
Pvt. James Brown
Pvt. James F. Buchanan
Pvt. George Burroughs
Pvt. Anthony Butler
Pvt. Charles Butler
Pvt. Charles Butler
Pvt. Frank Butler
Pvt. George Washington Butler
Pvt. Ignatius Butler
Pvt. James Butler
Cpl. John F. Butler
Sgt. Peter H. Butler
Pvt. Thomas Butler
Pvt. Wm. H. Butler
Pvt. Alonzo Campbell
Pvt. Lewis Campbell
Pvt. Peter Campbell
Cpl. Vistar Campbell
Pvt. Wm. A. Campbell
Pvt. Henry Carberry
Pvt. George Carter
Pvt. James Carter
Pvt. Abram R. Caywood
Pvt. Charles A. Cecil
Cpl. Jerry Cecil
Pvt. Charles H. Chapman
Pvt. John F. Coates
Pvt. Wm. H. Coates
Pvt. Frederick Cole
Pvt. George R. Cole
Pvt. John M. Cole
Pvt. Cyrus Collins
Pvt. Filbert Collins
Pvt. John S. Collins
Pvt. John Cooper
Pvt. Wm. Henry Cooper
Pvt. Joseph Crayton
Pvt. George Curtis
Pvt. James H. Curtis
Pvt. Jacob Cutchumber
Pvt. John L. Dade
Pvt. Robert A. Dailey
Pvt. Alowise Dickerson
Pvt. Dominick Dickerson
Pvt. Ferdinand Dickerson
Pvt. John Dickerson
Pvt. Philip Dock
Pvt. Alexander Dorsey
Pvt. Marion Dorsey
Pvt. William Dorsey
Pvt. Clement Dyson
Pvt. James C. Dyson
Pvt. Wm. K. Dyson
Pvt. Ignatius Easton
Pvt. Thomas R. Edgerton
Pvt. Frederick Eglin
Pvt. George Henry Eglin
Sgt. Joseph Eglin
Pvt. Andrew Fenwick
Pvt. Frederick Fenwick
Pvt. Guy Fenwick
Pvt. Alexander Forrest
Pvt. Frederick Forrest
Cpl. William Forrest
Pvt. Charles H. Fowler
Pvt. Clement Fowler
Pvt. Thomas Fowler
Pvt. Allen Frederick
Pvt. George W. Frederick
Pvt. Cornelius Garner
Pvt. George Robert Garner
Pvt. John Garner
Pvt. Joseph A. Garner
Pvt. John Gordon
Pvt. Alexander Gough
Pvt. James Gough
Pvt. John Henry Gough
Pvt. Thomas Gough
Pvt. Wm. H. Gough
Pvt. Jeremiah Green
Pvt. Levi Green
Pvt. John Grinnell
Pvt. Benjamin Gross
Pvt. John Gross
Pvt. John Gross
Pvt. Robert Gross
Pvt. William Gross
Pvt. Albert or Alfred Hall
Pvt. Charles Hanson
Pvt. Benjamin Handy
Pvt. Alfred Harris
Pvt. Alfred Harris
Cpt. James H. Harris
Pvt. Wm. S. Harris
Pvt. Henry Hawkins
Pvt. Hillery Hawkins
Pvt. Joseph Hawkins
Pvt. Clement Hayden
Pvt. Nobel Henry Henson
Cpt. Townley Hill
Pvt. John Hinson
Pvt. Edward Jackson
Pvt. James Jackson
Pvt. Robert Jenifer
Pvt. Resin (Geo.) Jennifer
Pvt. Cesar Johnson
Pvt. James Johnson
Pvt. Charles Caleb Jones
Pvt. Michael Jones
Pvt. Ambrose Jordan
Pvt. Hillery Jordan
Pvt. Joshua Jordan
Pvt. Wm. A. Jordan
Pvt. John H. Jupiter
Pvt. Hillen Key
Pvt. Sandy Lamsell
Pvt. Daniel Lee
Pvt. Edward Lee
Pvt. Isaac Lee
Pvt. John Lewis
Pvt. Royal Livers
Pvt. Clement Lloyd
Pvt. Robert Lloyd
Sgt. Alfred B. Lyles
Pvt. Henry Mack
Pvt. Thomas Mack
Pvt. Cornelius Mason
Pvt. George Mason
Pvt. Joseph Mason
Pvt. Richard Mason
Pvt. Semon Mason
Pvt. Thomas Mason
Pvt. James Matley (Mattingly)
Pvt. Cornelius Meredy
Pvt. Neamiah Merritt (Merrick)
Pvt. Alexander Milburn
Pvt. Frederick Milburn
Pvt. John Milburn
Pvt. John S. Milburn
Pvt. John Miles
Pvt. Walter A. Miles
Pvt. John Millard
Pvt. Benjamin Mills
Pvt. George Mills
Pvt. Richard Mills
Pvt. Norman Moore
Pvt. Daniel Morgan
Pvt. Matthew Morgan
Pvt. Franklin Neale
Pvt. George Neale
Pvt. James Henry Neale
Pvt. James T. Neale
Pvt. John R. Neale
Pvt. John L. Nebbitt
Pvt. Joseph Pifer
Pvt. Philip Plater
Pvt. George W. Reeder
Cpl. John W. Reeder
Pvt. Joseph Reeder
Pvt. George Robinson
Pvt. John M. Rustin
Pvt. Mark Sanford
Pvt. James H. Sewell
Pvt. Robert Sewell
Pvt. Washington Slater
Pvt. Stephen Smallwood
Pvt. Abraham Smith
Pvt. John W. Smith
Pvt. Samuel Smith
Pvt. John Statesman
Pvt. Geo. A. Stevens (Stephens)
Pvt. Felix Steward
Pvt. Thomas Steward
Pvt. Wm. A. Steward
Pvt. John Thomas Stewart
Pvt. Wm. F. Stewart
Pvt. Charles Taylor
Pvt. William Tebbs
Pvt. Dennis Thomas
Pvt. Henry Thomas
Pvt. John H. Thomas
Pvt. Robert Thomas
Pvt. Samuel Thomas
Pvt. Sidney Thomas
Pvt. William Thomas
Pvt. George Tilghman
Pvt. Daniel S. Tolson
Pvt. James A. Tolson
Pvt. William Travis
Pvt. John H. Turner
Pvt. Major Turner
Pvt. Geo. W. Washington
Pvt. Sandy Washington
Pvt. Robert Waters
Pvt. John P. Watts
Pvt. William Watts
Pvt. John R. Whaling
Pvt. Romulus K. Whaling
Pvt. Joseph Alex. Wheeler
Pvt. James Whitehurst
Pvt. Geo. W. Williams
Pvt. George Wilson
Pvt. John Wilson
Pvt. Henry Wood
Pvt. John Woodland
Pvt. John C. Woodland
Pvt. Philip Woodland
Pvt. Wm. H. Woodland
Sgt. James Walter Yates
Pvt. Edward Young
Pvt. Hillery Young
Pvt. Jack Young

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