|Cemetery Name and Gravesite Information||Road, east off Nanticoke Road (Maryland Route 349). In this African-American church cemetery, founded in 1850, lie at least two Union veterans. The inconsistency in the abbreviation of US Colored Infantry is exemplified here between these two military markers: I. versus INF.|
|Name of Deceased Veteran||DESHIELD, JOSEPH|
|Information About Veteran and Gravestone||Private, gravestone (military) inscription: JOS. DESHIELD/ CO. A. / 9 U.S.C.I.|
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