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

COLUMN FROM PENSACOLA BAY, FLORIDA - ORGANIZATION

Organization

Column from Pensacola Bay, Florida

Major General Frederick Steele

FIRST DIVISION

Brigadier General John P. Hawkins

 

FIRST BRIGADE

 

 

Brigadier General William A. Pile
73rd U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment (LA) Lieutenant Colonel Henry C. Merriam
82nd U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment (LA) Colonel Ladislas L. Zulavsky
86th U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment (LA) Lieutenant Colonel George E . Yarrington

 

 

SECOND BRIGADE

 

 

Colonel Hiram Scofield
47th U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment (LA) Lieutenant Colonel Ferdinand E. Peebles
50th U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment (MS) Colonel Charles A. Gilchrist
51st U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment (LA & MS) Colonel A. Watson Webber

 

 

THIRD BRIGADE

 

 

Colonel Charles W. Drew
48th U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment (LA) Colonel Frederick M. Crandal
68th U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment (MO) Colonel J. Blackburn Jones*
  Lieutenant Colonel Daniel Densmore
76th U.S. Colored Infantry Regiment (LA) Major William E. Nye

 

* Wounded April 9, 1865

 

CAVALRY

 

(Two Divisions and Two Batteries of Light Artillery)

 

DISTRICT OF SOUTH ALABAMA

(Cavalry (6 Companies) - Heavy Artillery (5 Companies) - Heavy Artillery (3 Companies) - Battery of Light Artillery)

 

 


SOURCE: United States War Department. THE WAR OF THE REBELLION: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1880-1901.

 

 


 

 

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Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Reports | Tags: Mississippi , Florida , Alabama , Washington
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