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

24th Regiment

24th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry

Organized at Camp William Penn, Philadelphia, Pa., January 30 to March 30, 1865. Moved to Washington, D. C., May 5, and duty at Camp Casey till June 1. At Point Lookout, Md., guarding prisoners till July 16. Moved to Richmond, Va., and duty in Sub-District of Roanoke, Headquarters at Burkesville, till September. Moved to Richmond, Va., and there mustered out October 1, 1865.


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Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: Washington , Philadelphia , Richmond , Burkesville , Colored Infantry
Related Topics / Keywords / Phrases: 1865, 24th, United States Colored Infantry, Washington (DC),