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

U.S. Colored Infantry Regiments Organization Location and Original Designation (red)

Compiled by Bennie J. McRae, Jr.

1ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - District of Columbia

2ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Arlington, Virginia

  • 3RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 4TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Baltimore, Maryland
  • 5TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Camp Delaware, Ohio - 127th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
  • 6TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Camp William Penn, Pennsylvania
  • 6TH REGIMENT, LOUISIANA - New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 7TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Baltimore, Maryland
  • 7TH REGIMENT LOUISIANA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY - New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 8TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Camp William Penn, Pennsylvania
  • 9TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Camp Staunton, Maryland
  • 10TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - State of Virginia
  • 11TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY (OLD) - (five companies) - Fort Smith, Arkansas
  • 11TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY (NEW) - La Grange, Lafayette, Memphis, Tennessee and Corinth, Mississippi - 7th U.S. Colored Heavy Artillery
  • 12TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - State of Tennessee
  • 13TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Nashville, Tennessee
  • 14TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Gallatin, Tennessee
  • 15TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Nashville, Tennessee
  • 16TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Nashville, Tennessee
  • 17TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Nashville, Tennessee
  • 18TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - State of Missouri
  • 19TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Camp Staunton, Maryland
  • 20TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Riker's Island, New York
  • 21ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Hilton Head, South Carolina - 3rd and 4th Regiments, South Carolina Colored Infantry
  • 22ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 23RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Camp Casey, Virginia
  • 24TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Camp William Penn, Pennsylvania
  • 25TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 26TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Riker's Island, New York
  • 27TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Delaware, Ohio
  • 28TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Indianapolis, Indiana
  • 29TH CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEER INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Haven, Connecticut
  • 29TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Quincy, Illinois
  • 30TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Stanton, Maryland
  • 31ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Hart's Island, New York
  • 32ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp William Penn, Pennsylvania
  • 33RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Beaufort, South Carolina - 1st South Carolina Colored Infantry
  • 34RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Beaufort and Hilton Head, South Carolina - 2nd South Carolina Colored Infantry
  • 35TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Berne, North Carolina - 1st North Carolina Colored Infantry
  • 36TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Portsmouth, Virginia - 2nd North Carolina Colored Infantry
  • 37TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Norfolk, Virginia - 3rd North Carolina Colored Infantry
  • 38TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - State of Virginia
  • 39TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Baltimore, Maryland
  • 40TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Nashville and Greenville, Tennessee
  • 41ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 42ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Chattanooga and Nashville, Tennessee
  • 43RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 44TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Chattanooga, Tennessee - Rome and Dalton, Georgia
  • 45TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 46TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - State of Arkansas - 1st Arkansas Infantry (African Descent)
  • 47TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Lake Providence, Louisiana - 8th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent)
  • 48TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Lake Providence, Louisiana - 10th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent)
  • 49TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Milliken's Bend, Louisiana - 11th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent)
  • 50TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Vicksburg, Mississippi - 12th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent)
  • 51ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Milliken's Bend, Louisiana - 1st Mississippi Infantry (African Descent)
  • 52ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Vicksburg, Mississippi - 2nd Mississippi Infantry (African Descent)
  • 53RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Warrentown, Mississippi - 3rd Mississippi Infantry (African Descent)
  • 54TH MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEER INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Meigs, Readville, Massachusetts
  • 54TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - State of Arkansas - 2nd Arkansas Infantry (African Descent)
  • 55TH MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEER INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Meigs, Readville, Massachusetts
  • 55TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Corinth, Mississippi - 1st Alabama Infantry (African Descent)
  • 56TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - St. Louis, Missouri - *3rd Arkansas Infantry (African Descent)
  • 57TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Duvall's Bluff, Little Rock and Helena, Arkansas - 4th Arkansas Infantry (African Descent)
  • 58TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Natchez, Mississippi - 6th Mississippi Infantry (African Descent)
  • 59TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - La Grange, Tennessee - 1st Tennessee Infantry (African Descent)
  • 60TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Keokuk, Iowa - 1st Iowa Colored Infantry
  • 61ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - La Grange, Tennessee - 2nd Tennessee Infantry (African Descent)
  • 62ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Benton Barracks, Missouri - 1st Missouri Colored Infantry
  • 63RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Memphis and Island No. 10, Tennessee, Vicksburg, Mississippi and Goodrich's Landing, Louisiana - 9th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent)
  • 64TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Camp Holly Springs, Memphis, and Island No. 10, Tennessee - 7th Louisiana Infantry (African Descent)
  • 65TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Benton Barracks, Missouri - 2nd Missouri Colored Infantry
  • 66TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Vicksburg, Mississippi - 4th Mississippi Infantry (African Descent)
  • 67TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Benton Barracks, Missouri - 3rd Missouri Colored Infantry
  • 68TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Benton Barracks, Missouri - 4th Missouri Colored Infantry
  • 69TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Pine Bluff, Duvall's Bluff, Little Rock and Helena, Arkansas, and Memphis, Tennessee
  • 70TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Natchez, Mississippi
  • 71ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - Black River Bridge and Natchez, Mississippi, and Alexandria, Louisiana
  • 72ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Covington, Kentucky
  • 73RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 1st Louisiana Native Guards & 1st Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 74TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 2nd Louisiana Native Guards & 2nd Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 75TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 3rd Louisiana Native Guards & 3rd Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 76TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 4th Louisiana Native Guards & 4th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 77TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Fort St. Philip, Louisiana - 5th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 78TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Port Hudson, Louisiana - 6th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 79TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT (OLD) - Port Hudson, Louisiana - 7th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 79TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY (NEW) - Fort Scott, Kansas - 1st Kansas Colored Infantry
  • 80TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Port Hudson, Louisiana - 8th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 81ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Port Hudson, Louisiana - 9th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 82ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY - REGIMENT - Port Hudson, Louisiana - 10th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 83RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT (OLD) - Port Hudson, Louisiana - 11th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 83RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY (NEW) REGIMENT - Forts Scott and Leavenworth, Kansas - 2nd Kansas Colored Infantry
  • 84TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Port Hudson, Louisiana - 12th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 85TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 13th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 86TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 14th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 87TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT (OLD) - New Orleans, Louisiana - 16th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 87TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT (NEW) - Louisiana - *Consolidation of 87th (OLD) and 96th United States Colored Troops
  • 88TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT (OLD) - Port Hudson, Louisiana - 17th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 88TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT (NEW) - Memphis, Tennessee
  • 89TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Port Hudson, Louisiana - 18th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 90TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Madisonville, Louisiana - 19th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 91ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Fort Pike, Louisiana - 20th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 92ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 22nd Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 93RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Iberia, Louisiana - 26th Corps de Afrique Infantry
  • 94TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Failed to complete organization
  • 95TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Parapet, Louisiana - 1st Corps de Afrique Engineers
  • 96TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 2nd Corps de Afrique Engineers
  • 97TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 3rd Corps de Afrique Engineers
  • 98TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Parapet, New Orleans, and Berwick City, Louisiana - 4th Corps de Afrique Engineers
  • 99TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - New Orleans, Louisiana - 5th Corps de Afrique Engineers
  • 100TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Kentucky
  • 101ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Tennessee
  • 102ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Detroit, Michigan - 1st Michigan Colored Infantry
  • 103RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Hilton Head, South Carolina
  • 104TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Beaufort, South Carolina
  • 105TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Failed to complete organization
  • 106TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Decatur, Alabama - 4th Alabama Colored Infantry
  • 107TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Louisville, Kentucky
  • 108TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Louisville, Kentucky
  • 109TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Louisville, Kentucky
  • 110TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Pulaski, Tennessee - 2nd Alabama Colored Infantry
  • 111TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Pulaski, Prospect, and Lynnville, Tennessee, and Sulphur Branch Trestle, Alabama - 3rd Alabama Colored Infantry
  • 112TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Little Rock, Arkansas - 5th Arkansas Colored Infantry
  • 113TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT (OLD) - Little Rock, Arkansas - 6th Arkansas Colored Infantry
  • 113TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT (NEW) - Little Rock, Arkansas - *Consolidation of 11th United States Colored Troops (OLD), 112th United States Colored Troops and 113th United States Colored Troops (OLD)
  • 114TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Nelson, Kentucky
  • 115TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Bowling Green, Kentucky
  • 116TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Nelson, Kentucky
  • 117TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Covington, Kentucky
  • 118TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Baltimore, Maryland
  • 119TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Nelson, Kentucky
  • 120TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Henderson, Kentucky
  • 121ST U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Nashville, Tennessee
  • 122ND U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Louisville, Kentucky
  • 123RD U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Louisville, Kentucky
  • 124TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Camp Nelson, Kentucky
  • 125TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Louisville, Kentucky
  • 126TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Not organized
  • 127TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 128TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Hilton Head, South Carolina
  • 135TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Goldsboro, North Carolina
  • 136TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Atlanta, Georgia
  • 137TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Selma, Alabama
  • 138TH U.S. COLORED INFANTRY REGIMENT - Atlanta, Georgia

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