Do You Know Cornelius Strong?

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Cornelius Strong enlisted from Hartford as a sargeant in Company G of the Twenty Ninth Regiment on December 23, 1863. Born in CT, he was 22 years old, single, and worked as a waiter. He was a member of the African American Religious Society of Hartford, the predecessor to Faith Church. He could read and write.