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

84th Regiment

84th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry

Organized April 4, 1864, from 12th Corps de Afrique Infantry. Attached to 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Corps de Afrique, Dept. of the Gulf, to February, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, United States Colored Troops, Dept. of the Gulf, to May, 1865. Northern District of Louisiana, Dept. of the Gulf, to March, 1866.

SERVICE.- Red River Campaign March 10-May 22. Advance from Franklin to Alexandria March 14-26. Retreat from Alexandria to Morganza May 13-20. Mansura May 16. Near Moreauville May 17. Yellow Bayou May 18. Duty at Morganza till May, 1865. Action near Morganza November 23, 1864. Duty in Northern District of Louisiana and Dept. of the Gulf to March, 1866. Mustered out March 14, 1866.

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Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: Louisiana , Colored Infantry
Related Topics / Keywords / Phrases: 1864, 1865, 1866, 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Alexandria, DE, Department of the Gulf, Louisiana, United States Colored Infantry,