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

111th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry

Organized June 25, 1864, from 3rd Alabama Colored Infantry. Attached to garrison at Pulaski, Tenn., District of North Alabama, Dept. of the Cumberland, to February, 1865. Defences of Nashville & Northwestern Railroad, Dept. of the Cumberland, to March, 1865. 3rd Sub-District, District of Middle Tennessee, to July, 1865. Dept. of the Tennessee to April, 1866.

SERVICE.-Duty at Pulaski, Tenn., and Athens, Ala., District of North Alabama, till September, 1864. Action at Athens with Forest September 23-24 (most of Regiment captured). Sulphur Branch Trestle September 25 (Detachment). Duty at Pulaski, Tenn., till January, 1865. Guard duty on Nashville & Northwestern Railroad and in Middle Tennessee till April, 1866. Mustered out April 30, 1866.


National Park Service's Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System

Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: Tennessee , USCT , Alabama
Related Topics / Keywords / Phrases: 1864, 1865, 1866, Alabama, Alabama Colored Infantry, Athens, Civil War, Civil War Soldiers and Sailors, Cumberland, District of Middle Tennessee, District of North Alabama, Nashville, Nashville and Northwestern Railroad, National Park Service, Railroad, Tennessee,