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

35th U.S. Colored Troops

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

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