The colored soldier in the U.S. Army

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United States. -- Army -- African American troops, African American sol
Statementprepared in Historical Section, A.W.C., May, 1942
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfilm reel
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Open LibraryOL22208138M

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Government Printing Office Washington, D.C. The United States Colored Troops (USCT) were regiments in the United States Army composed primarily of African-American soldiers, although members of other minority groups also served with the were first recruited during the American Civil War, and by the end of that war in Aprilthe USCT regiments constituted about one-tenth of the manpower of the Union : – Oct The Soldier’s Blue Book FOR THE COMMANDER: OFFICIAL: SEAN B.


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These sets were created and reviewed by. The United States Army began to organize African Americans into regimental units known as the United States Colored Troops (USCT) in (War Department General Order ) The enlistment of free blacks and slaves was considered a key to winning the war.

Many USCT regiments originated as state militia units before The regiments included cavalry, artillery and infantry. The Soldier’s Blue Book, U.S.

Army Training and Doctrine Command Pamphletintroduces new Soldiers to the Army’s culture, history and organizations and describes training the Soldiers. The blue used in the branch insignia is ultramarine blue rather than the branch color.

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The Army Security branch USAR was merged with the newly established Army Intelligence and Security Branch on 1 Jul During the Civil War, the U.S. government formed regiments known as the United States Colored Troops, composed of black soldiers and Native Americans. The USCT was disbanded in the fall of The USCT was disbanded in the fall of Active: – The US Army on the Mexican Border: A Historical Perspective, by CSI historian Matt M.

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Let’s get started!Page v. PREFACE I HAVE been asked many times by my friends, and also by members of the Grand Army of the Republic and Women's Relief Corps, to write a book of my army life, during the war ofwith the regiment of the 1st South Carolina Colored Troops, later called 33d United States Colored .