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List of Glory Characters

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List of Glory characters, including pictures when available. These characters from the movie Glory are listed by their importance to the film, so leading roles can be found at the top of the list. From main characters to minor roles and cameos, these characters are a big part of what made the film so great. The names of the actors and actresses who portrayed each character are included below as well, so use this Glory character list to find out who played your favorite role.

You can rank all of these items, from Dr. Charles G. Thorpe to Union Cavalryman.

If you want to know, "What are the character's names in Glory?" then this list will answer your question.

You can view this list of Glory roles alphabetically by clicking on "Name" at the top of the list. If one of your favorite characters is missing, you can add them by typing in their name at the bottom of the list.
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Sgt. Maj. John Rawlins Morgan Freeman
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Pvt. Trip Denzel Washington
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Col. Robert Gould Shaw Matthew Broderick
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Maj. Cabot Forbes Cary Elwes
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Tall Contraband Afemo Omilami
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Union Cavalryman Rodger Williamson
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White Woman Joan Riordan
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10th Connecticut Soldier #6 Richard Wright
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Young Soldier Benji Wilhoite
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Dr. Charles G. Thorpe Raymond Godshall Jr.
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Contraband Soldier Robert Lee Minor
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10th Connecticut Soldier #3 Paul Desmond
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10th Connecticut Soldier #4 Tom Barrington
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Short Contraband Keith Noble
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Minister Dan Biggers
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Confederate Soldier #1 Kevin R. Hershberger
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10th Connecticut Soldier #7 Kevin Jarre
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Dr. William B. Rogers Marc Gowan
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Union Soldier #1 Jay Lance
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54th Soldier Mark A. Jones
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Union Soldier #2 William Mathis
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'A' Company Officer Daniel H. Jenkins
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10th Connecticut Soldier #5 Michael Fowler
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Black Woman Saundra Dunson-Franks
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Soldier Michael Wayne Thomas