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

Correspondence to Commanding Officer Carrollton from Frederic Speed

HEADQUARTERS SOUTHERN DIVISION OF LOUISIANA,
New Orleans, La., February 17, 1865.

COMMANDING OFFICER CARROLLTON:

Send Twentieth U.S. Colored Infantry to this city to relieve the Seventy-seventh Illinois Volunteers. They will encamp until Wood"s Press is vacated. They will march down.

By order of Brigadier-General Sherman:

FREDERIC SPEED,
Assistant Adjutant-General.

Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Correspondence | Tags: Brigadier-General Sherman , Louisiana , Illinois
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