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  • 41st Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 30, to December 7, 1864.
    Ordered to join Army of the James, in Virginia, October 18, 1864.
    Attached to 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 10th Corps, to December, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 25th Corps, to January, 1865.
    Mustered out at Brownsville, Texas, November 10, 1865.
    Disbanded at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania., December 14, 1865.
  • 43rd Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 12, to June 3, 1864.
    Moved to Annapolis, Maryland, April 18.
    Attached to 1st Brigade, 4th Division, 9th Corps, Army of the Potomac, to September, 1864.
    Mustered out October 20, 1865.
    Discharged at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 30, 1865.
  • 48th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized March 11, 1864, as 10th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent).
    Attached to 1st Colored Brigade, District of Vicksburg, Mississippi, to April, 1864. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, United States Colored Troops, District of Vicksburg, Mississippi, to February, 1865.
    Mustered out January 4, 1866.
  • 54th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized March 11, 1864, as 2nd Arkansas Infantry (African Descent).
    Attached to 2nd Brigade, Frontier Division, 7th Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to February, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Corps, to August, 1865. Dept. of Arkansas to December, 1866.
    Mustered out August 8 to December 31,1866.
  • 56th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized at St. Louis,Missouri, August 12, 1863, as 3rd Arkansas Invantry, A.D. ("African Descent").  and changed  March 11, 1864, to 56th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry. 
    Attached to District of Eastern Arkansas, 7th Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to August, 1865. Dept. of Arkansas to September, 1866.
    Mustered out September 15, 1866.
  • 57th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized as 4th Arkansas infantry Infantry (African Descent), at Helena, DeVall's Bluff, and Little Rock, Arkansas December 2, 1863 and changed to 57th United States Colored Infantry  March 11, 1864.
    Attached to District of Eastern Arkansas, 7th Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to May, 1864.
    Companies "A" and "D" mustered out October 18 -19, 1866.
    Mustered out December 31, 1866.
  • 60th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized March 11, 1864, as 1st Iowa Colored Infantry.
    Attached to District of Eastern Arkansas, Dept. of Arkansas, to April, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Corps, to August, 1865.
    Mustered out at Duvall's Bluff October 15, 1865.
    Discharged November 2, 1865.
  • 62nd Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized March 11, 1864, as 1st Missouri Colored Infantry.
    Attached to District of St. Louis, Dept. of Missouri, to March, 1864. District of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Dept. of the Gulf, to June, 1864.
    Ordered to St. Louis via New Orleans, Louisiana.
    Mustered out March 31, 1866.
  • 63rd Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized March 11, 1864, as 9th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent).
    Attached to Post of Natchez, Mississippi, District of Vicksburg, Mississipppi, to February, 1865.
    Sub-District of Vidalia, District of Natchez, Mississippi, Dept. of Mississippi, to January, 1866.
    Mustered out January 9, 1866.
  • 73rd Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    This regiment was first organized as a Confederate unit, as 1st Louisiana Native Guards in May, 1861.
    After the surrender of New Orleans they offered themselves to the Union.
    Organized April 4, 1864, as 1st Corps de Afrique Infantry.
    Attached to 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Corps de Afrique, Dept. of the Gulf, to March, 1865.
    Consolidated with 96th United States Colored Troops September 27, 1865.
  • 75th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized April 4, 1864, as 3rd Corps de Afrique Infantry.
    Attached to 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Corps de Afrique, Dept. of the Gulf, to February, 1865. District of La Fourche, Dept. of the Gulf, to November, 1865.
    Mustered out November 25, 1865.
  • 76th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized April 4, 1864, as 4th Corps de Afrique Infantry.
    Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Corps de Afrique, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1864.
    Mustered out December 31, 1865.
  • 79th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry (Old Organization)
    Organized April 4, 1864, as 7th Corps de Afrique Infantry.
    Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Corps de Afrique, Dept. of the Gulf, to June, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, Corps de Afrique, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1864.
    A new 79th United States Colored Troops ordered organized by consolidation of 80th and 83rd United States Colored Troops at New Orleans, Louisiana, July, 1864, but not completed.
  • 81st Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized April 4, 1864, as 9th Corps de Afrique Infantry.
    Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Corps de Afrique, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1864.
    Consolidated with 88th and 89th United States Colored Troops July 6, 1864, to form new 77th United States Colored Troops.
    Reorganized July, 1864, by consolidation of 87th and 95th United States Colored Troops.
    Attached to Engineer Brigade, Dept. of the Gulf, to September, 1864.
    Mustered out January 30, 1866.
  • 82nd Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized April 4, 1864, as 10th Corps de Afrique Infantry.
    Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Corps de Afrique, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1864.
    Consolidated with 80th United States Colored Troops July 6, 1864, to form new 79th United States Colored Troops.
    Reorganized July, 1864, by consolidation of 97th and 99th United States Colored Troops.
    Attached to Pensacola, Florida, District of West Florida, Dept. of the Gulf, to October, 1864.
    Mustered out September 10, 1866.
  • 84th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry
    Organized April 4, 1864, as 12th Corps de Afrique Infantry.
    Attached to 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Corps de Afrique, Dept. of the Gulf, to February, 1865.
    Mustered out March 14, 1866.

 

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