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

U.S. Colored Cavalry Regiments

Regiment Organization Location Original Designation
1ST U.S. COLORED CAVALRY Camp Hamilton, Virginia  
2ND U.S. COLORED CAVALRY Fort Monroe, Virginia  
3RD U.S. COLORED CAVALRY Vicksburg, Mississippi 1st Mississippi Cavalry (African Descent)
4TH U.S. COLORED CAVALRY New Orleans, Louisiana 1st Corps de Afrique Cavalry
5TH U.S. COLORED CAVALRY Camp Nelson, Kentucky  
5TH MASSACHUSETTS COLORED CAVALRY Readville, Massachusetts  
6TH U.S. COLORED CAVALRY Camp Nelson, Kentucky  

Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: COLORED LIGHT ARTILLERY , COLORED INFANTRY , COLORED HEAVY ARTILLERY
Related Topics / Keywords / Phrases: 1st Mississippi Cavalry, Camp Nelson, Cavalry, DE, Fort Monroe (Virginia), Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Nelson, New Orleans (Louisiana), Vicksburg (MIssissippi), Virginia,