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

122nd Regiment, United States Colored Infantry

Organized at Louisville, Ky., December 31, 1864. Ordered to Virginia January 12, 1865. Attached to 25th Corps, Army of the James, Unassigned, to April, 1865. Dept. of Texas to February, 1866.

SERVICE.-Duty in the Defences of Portsmouth, Va., till February, 1865. Siege operations against Petersburg and Richmond, Va., February to April, 1865. Fall of Petersburg and Richmond April 2-3. Duty in the Dept. of Virginia till June, 1865. Moved to Brazos Santiago, Texas, June and July. Duty at Brownsville and at various points on the Rio Grande till February, 1866. Mustered out February 8, 1866.

SOURCE: Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System

Category: Civil War | Subcategory: Regiments | Tags: Virginia , Texas , Kentucky , 122nd Regiment , United States Colored Infantry , 1865 , 1866
Related Topics / Keywords / Phrases: 1864, 1865, 1866, Army of the James, Brazos Santiago (Texas), Brownsville, Brownsville (Texas), Civil War, Department of Texas, Louisville (Kentucky), Petersburg (Virginia), Portsmouth (Virginia), Rio Grande River (Texas), Texas, Virginia,