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

Department of the South Regiments

HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF THE SOUTH

Hilton Head, S. C.., May 10, 1865

Bvt. Maj. Gen. R. Saxton,
Supt. Vol. Recruiting Service, Dept. of the South, Beaufort, S.C.
GENERAL: In compliance with your request in letter of 9th instant I have the honor to submit the following list of colored regiments now serving in this department:

Fifty-fifth Massachusetts Volunteers, at Charleston, S.C. (MA)
Fifty-fourth Massachusette Volunteers, at Charleston, S.C. (MA)
Twenty-first U.S. Colored Troops, at Charleston, S.C. (SC & FL)
Thirty-fifth U.S. Colored Troops, at Charleston, S.C. (NC)
One hundred and second U.S. Colored Troops, at Georgetown, S.C. (MI)
Twenty-sixth U.S. Colored Troops, at Beaufort, S.C. (NY)
Third U.S. Colored Troops, at Jacksonville, Fla. (PA)
Thirty-fourth U.S. Colored Troops, at Jacksonville, Fla. (SC)
Thirty-third U.S. Colored Troops, at Savannah, Ga. (SC)
One hundred and third U.S. Colored Troops, at Savannah, Ga. (SC)
Thirty-second U.S. Colored Troops, at Beaufort, S.C. (PA)
I have the honor to be, general, very respectfully, your obedient servant,

T. D. HODGES,
Capt. Thirty-fifth U.S. Colored Troops, and Actg. Asst. Adjt. Gen.
NOTE: Parenthesis = State where organized

Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: Civil War in the Low Country
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