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

DEPARTMENT OF THE GULF

DEPARTMENT OF THE GULF
UNITED STATES COLORED TROOPS

SPECIAL ORDERS No. 282.
HEADQUARTERS, DEPARTMENT OF THE GULF
New Orleans, October 18, 1864.

Brigadier General G. L. Andrews
 U.S. Volunteers
Commander

First Division
Brigadier General Daniel Ullmann
Commander

First Brigade
Colonel Henry N. Frisbie
Ninety-second U.S. Colored Infantry
Commander

Ninety-second U. S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Seventy-third U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Seventy-fifth U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Eighty-fourth U.S. Colored Infantry ((LA)

Second Brigade
Colonel A. J. Edgerton
Sixty-fifth U.S. Colored Infantry
Commander

Ninety-ninth U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Sixty-seventh U.S. Colored Infantry (MO)
Sixty-fifth U.S. Colored Infantry (MO)

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Second Division
Col. C. W. Drew
Seventy-sixth U.S. Colored Infantry
Commander

First Brigade
(to be commanded by the senior colonel)

Seventy-sixth U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Sixty-second U.S. Colored Infantry (MO)
Fourth U.S. Colored Cavalry (LA)

Second Brigade
Colonel S. B. Jones
Seventy-eighth U.S. Colored Infantry
Commander

Seventy-eighth U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Eighty-first U.S. Colored Infantry (old) (LA)
Second U.S. Colored Infantry (VA)
Eighty-first U.S. Colored Infantry (new) (LA)

Third Division
Colonel Cyrus Hamlin
Eightieth U.S. Colored Infantry
Commander

First Brigade
Colonel J. C. Cobb
Ninety-sixth U.S. Colored Infantry
Commander

Ninety-sixth U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Ninety-seventh U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Eighty-second U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Eighty-sixth U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Twenty-fifth U.S. Colored Infantry (PA)

Second Brigade
Colonel Simon Jones
Ninety-third U.S. Colored Infantry
Commander

Ninety-third U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Twentieth U.S. Colored Infantry (NY)
Ninety-eighth U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Tenth U.S. Colored Heavy Artillery (LA)

Third Brigade
Colonel C. A. Hartwell
Seventy-seventh U.S. Colored Infantry
Commander

Seventy-seventh U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Eightieth U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Seventy-fourth U.S. Colored Infantry (LA)
Eleventh U.S. Colored Heavy Artillery (RI)


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