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Pennsylvania enlisted 8,612 men of color.<ref>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|31516|item|disp=FHL book 973 M29u ser.3 v. 3, FHL film 845422}}.</ref><br>  
 
Pennsylvania enlisted 8,612 men of color.<ref>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|31516|item|disp=FHL book 973 M29u ser.3 v. 3, FHL film 845422}}.</ref><br>  
  
The information in this list of Pennsylvania Military Units comes from the [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ Civil War Soldiers and Sailors] web site (CWSS). That web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier. <br>  
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The information in this list of Pennsylvania Military Units comes from the [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm Civil War Soldiers and Sailors] web site (CWSS). That web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier. <br>  
  
*[[Southard's Company, United States Colored Infantry (Pennsylvania)|Southard's Company, United States Colored Infantry (Pennsylvania)]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.<br>
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*[[Southard's Company, United States Colored Infantry (Pennsylvania)|Southard's Company A, United States Colored Infantry (Pennsylvania)]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.<br>Unassigned (one hundred days).
  
 
*[[3rd Regiment, United States Colored Infantry|3rd Regiment, U.S.C.T]].<br> Organized at Camp William Penn, near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 3-10, 1863. <br>Mustered out October 31, 1865.<br>
 
*[[3rd Regiment, United States Colored Infantry|3rd Regiment, U.S.C.T]].<br> Organized at Camp William Penn, near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 3-10, 1863. <br>Mustered out October 31, 1865.<br>
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*[[127th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry|127th Regiment, U.S.C.T.]]<br>Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 23, to September 10, 1864.<br>Mustered out October 20, 1865.
 
*[[127th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry|127th Regiment, U.S.C.T.]]<br>Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 23, to September 10, 1864.<br>Mustered out October 20, 1865.
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For rosters of the  3rd, 6th, 8th, 22nd, 24th,25th,32nd,41st, 43rd 45th and 127th United States Colored Infantry regiments: See Samuel P. Bates book listed below
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* Samuel Penniman Bates, ''History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65'', is a published roster of soldiers and regiments in 5 volumes. (Harrisburg, PA: B. Singerly, 1869-71); on 5 Family History Library films beginning with film 824366 and on 75 microfiche FHL fiche 6083878-6083882. Indexed in the Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866 (see below). Individual volumes may be accessed online for free as well: Volume 1; Volume 2; Volume 3; Volume 4; and Volume 5.
  
 
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Amann, William Frayne. Personnel of the Civil War. Volume 2: The Union Armies. New York., NY C 1964 {{FHL|283142|item| desp= FHL book 973 M2a}} [http://www.worldcat.org/title/personnel-of-the-civil-war/oclc/612485509 WorldCat]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 05:56, 31 January 2018

Pennsylvania Civil War Union Colored Troops

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.

Sources[edit | edit source]

For rosters of the 3rd, 6th, 8th, 22nd, 24th,25th,32nd,41st, 43rd 45th and 127th United States Colored Infantry regiments: See Samuel P. Bates book listed below

  • Samuel Penniman Bates, History of Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-65, is a published roster of soldiers and regiments in 5 volumes. (Harrisburg, PA: B. Singerly, 1869-71); on 5 Family History Library films beginning with film 824366 and on 75 microfiche FHL fiche 6083878-6083882. Indexed in the Pennsylvania Civil War Veterans' Card File, 1861-1866 (see below). Individual volumes may be accessed online for free as well: Volume 1; Volume 2; Volume 3; Volume 4; and Volume 5.

References[edit | edit source]

  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.

Amann, William Frayne. Personnel of the Civil War. Volume 2: The Union Armies. New York., NY C 1964 FHL Collection WorldCat