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

85th Regiment

85th Regiment, United States Colored Infantry

Organized April 4, 1864, from 13th Corps de Afrique Infantry. Attached to a Provisional Brigade, 13th Corps, Texas, Dept. of the Gulf, to May, 1864.

SERVICE.- Duty at Brownsville, Texas, and other points in Texas till May, 1864. Mustered out by consolidation with 77th United States Colored Troops May 24, 1864.

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