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

87th Regiment

87th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry (New Organization)

Organized November 26, 1864, by consolidation of 87th (Old) and 96th United States Colored Troops. Attached to United States Forces, Texas, Dept. of the Gulf, to August, 1865. Duty at Brazos Santiago and other points in Texas till August, 1865. Consolidated with 84th United States Colored Troops August 14, 1865.

Please click here to view a list all soldiers in this unit.
Click here to get Printable Report in Excel (This may take a few minutes).

[Louisiana Regiments]     [Organization of USCT]

Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: Louisiana , Texas , Colored Infantry
Related Topics / Keywords / Phrases: 1864, 1865, Brazos Santiago, Brazos Santiago (Texas), Department of the Gulf, Louisiana, Texas, United States Colored Infantry,