Lest We Forget - African American Military History by Researcher, 
				Author and Veteran Bennie McRae, Jr.

13th Regiment, United States Colored Heavy Artillery

13th Regiment, United States Colored Heavy Artillery


Organized at Camp Nelson, Ky., June 23, 1864. Attached to Military District of Kentucky, Dept. of the Ohio, to February, 1865, and to Dept. of Kentucky, to November, 1865.

SERVICE.-Garrison duty at Camp Nelson, Smithland, Lexington and other points in Kentucky till November, 1865. Mustered out November 18, 1865.



SOURCE: National Park Service's Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System


Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: civil war , 13th regiment
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