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

44th Regiment

44th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry

Organized at Chattanooga, Tenn., April 7, 1864. Attached to District of Chattanooga, Dept. of the Cumberland, to November, 1864. Unattached, District of the Etowah, Dept. of the Cumberland, to December, 1864. 1st Colored Brigade, District of the Etowah, Dept. of the Cumberland, to January, 1865. Unattached, District of the Etowah, to March, 1865. 1st Colored Brigade, Dept. of the Cumberland, to July, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, District of East Tennessee, July, 1865. Dept. of the Cumberland and Dept. of Georgia to April, 1866.

SERVICE.-Post and garrison duty at Chattanooga, Tenn., till November, 1864. Action at Dalton, Ga., October 13, 1864. Battle of Nashville, Tenn., December 15-16. Pursuit of Hood to the Tennessee River December 17-28. Post and garrison duty at Chattanooga, Tenn., in District of East Tennessee, and in the Dept. of Georgia till April, 1866. Mustered out April 30, 1866.


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Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: Tennessee , Georgia , Colored Infantry
Related Topics / Keywords / Phrases: 1864, 1865, 1866, 1st Colored Brigade, Cumberland, District of East Tennessee, District of the Etowah, Etowah, Georgia, Hood, Pursuit of Hood, Tennessee, Tennessee River, United States Colored Infantry,