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Pennsylvania enlisted 8,612 men of color.[1]

The information in this list of Pennsylvania Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site (CWSS). That web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.

  • 3rd Regiment, U.S.C.T.
    Organized at Camp William Penn, near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 3-10, 1863.
    Mustered out October 31, 1865.
  • 6th Regiment, U.S.C.T.
    Organized at Camp William Penn near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, July 28, to September 12, 1863.
    Surrender of Johnston and his army.
    Duty in the Dept. of North Carolina until September.
    Mustered out September 20, 1865.
  • 8th Regiment, U.S.C.T.
    Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 22 to December 4, 1863.
    Left Philadelphia for Hilton Head, South Carolina, January 16, 1864.
    Designation changed to 80th U.S. Colored Troops, April 4, 1864.
    Mustered out November 10, 1865.
    Discharged December 12, 1865.
  • 24th Regiment, U.S.C.T.
    Organized at Camp William Penn, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, January 30, to March 30, 1865.
    Mustered out October 1, 1865.
  • 32nd Regiment, U.S.C.T.
    Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, February 17, to March 7, 1864.
    Mustered out August 22, 1865.
  • 41st Regiment, U.S.C.T.
    Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 30, to December 7, 1864.
    Mustered out at Brownsville, Texas, November 10, 1865.
    Disbanded at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December 14, 1865.
  • 43rd Regiment, U.S.C.T.
    Organized at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 12 to June 3, 1864.
    Mustered out October 20, 1865.
    Discharged at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 30, 1865.
  • 45th Regiment, U.S.C.T.
    Organized at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 13, to August 19, 1864.
    Mustered out November 4, 1865.
  • 127th Regiment, U.S.C.T.
    Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 23, to September 10, 1864.
    Mustered out October 20, 1865.

References

  1. United States. War Department, The War of the Rebellion: a Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, (Washington, District of Columbia: Govt. Print. Office, 1880-1901), Series 3, Volume 4, page 1270. FHL book 973 M29u ser.3 v. 3, FHL film 845422.

 

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