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

12th Regiment, United States Colored Heavy Artillery

12th Regiment, United States Colored Heavy Artillery


Organized at Camp Nelson, Ky., July 15, 1864. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, District of Kentucky, Dept. of the Ohio, to January, 1865. Military District of Kentucky and Dept. of Kentucky, to April, 1866.

SERVICE.-Garrison duty in District of Kentucky, at Bowling Green, Camp Nedson and other points till April, 1866. Mustered out April 24, 1866.


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


Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: civil war , 1864
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