Lest We Forget - African American Military History by Researcher, 
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SPECIAL ORDERS No

SPECIAL ORDERS No. 91.

HDQRS. FIRST DIV., U.S. COLORED TROOPS,
Pineville, La., July 15, 1865.

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III. The Third Brigade is hereby discontinued, and the regiments composing it will report for duty as follows: The Seventy-sixth U.S. Colored Infantry to Col. F. M. Crandal, commanding First Brigade; the Sixty-eighth U.S. Colored Infantry to Col. H. Scofield, commanding Second Brigade. The officers accountable for public property will turn the same over to the chiefs of the proper departments at these headquarters.

 

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By order of Brig. Gen. J.P. Hawkins:

 SAML. B. FERGUSON,

Assistant Adjutant-General.

 

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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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