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=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
Organized in Tennessee at large September 16, 1864 - August 5, 1865. <br>Attached to Defences of Louisville and Nashville Railroad, Dept. of the Cumberland, to March, 1865. Dept. of the Tennessee to January, 1866.<br>Mustered out January 21, 1866. <ref>National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref> <ref>''Tabular Analysis of the Records of the U.S. Colored Troops and Their Predecessor Units in the National Archives of the United States''. Special List No. 33. National Archives and records Service General Services Adminsitration Washington: 1973.Compiled by Joseph B. Ross.FHL 973 M2rt Film:1036062 Item 21 </ref>
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Organized in Tennessee at large September 16, 1864 - August 5, 1865. <br>Attached to Defenses of Louisville and Nashville Railroad, Dept. of the Cumberland, to March, 1865. Dept. of the Tennessee to January, 1866.<br>Mustered out January 21, 1866. <ref>National Park Service, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], (accessed 6 December 2010).</ref> <ref>''Tabular Analysis of the Records of the U.S. Colored Troops and Their Predecessor Units in the National Archives of the United States''. Special List No. 33. National Archives and records Service General Services Administration Washington: 1973.Compiled by Joseph B. Ross.FHL 973 M2rt Film:1036062 Item 21 </ref>  
  
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
 
=== Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin  ===
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Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
 
Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.  
  
Company A<br>Company B<br>Company C<br>Company D<br>Company E<br>Company F<br>Company G<br>Company H<br>Company I ?<br>Company J<br>Company K
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Company A<br>Company B<br>Company C<br>Company D<br>Company E<br>Company F<br>Company G<br>Company H<br>Company I <br>Company K<br>  
  
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=== Other Sources  ===
  
=== Other Sources  ===
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*[[Beginning United States Civil War Research|Beginning United States Civil War Research]] gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier or sailor. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in 'Union Volunteers in the Civil War' and 'United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865' (see below). <br>
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*National Park Service, [https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/soldiers-and-sailors-database.htm The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], is '''searchable by soldier's name and state.''' It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information. <br>
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*[[Union Volunteers in the Civil War|Union Volunteers in the Civil War]] describes many Union sources, specifically for the Union Volunteers, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.<br>
  
National Park Service, [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System], is '''searchable by soldier's name''' and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information. <br>
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*[[United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865|United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865]] describes and explains United States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc. <br>
  
FamilySearch Wiki: [[Tennessee in the Civil War|Tennessee in the Civil War]]  
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*FamilySearch Wiki: [[Tennessee in the Civil War|Tennessee in the Civil War]]
  
Fort Harrison National Cemetery, Va.(some USCT): http://www.civilwarhome.com/ncfharri.htm  
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*Fort Harrison National Cemetery, Va.(some USCT): http://www.civilwarhome.com/ncfharri.htm
  
African American Civil War Veterans- Pennsylvania Burials by Cemetery: http://www.afrolumens.org/rising_free/usct/lebanon.html  
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*African American Civil War Veterans- Pennsylvania Burials by Cemetery: http://www.afrolumens.org/rising_free/usct/lebanon.html
  
 
=== References  ===
 
=== References  ===
  
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''Tabular Analysis of the Records of the U.S. Colored Troops and Their Predecessor Units in the National Archives of the United States''.&nbsp; Special List No. 33. National Archives and records Service General Services Adminsitration Washington: 1973. Compiled by Joseph B. Ross. {{FHL|123097|item|disp=FHL Book 973 M2rt Film:1036062 Item 21}}  
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''Tabular Analysis of the Records of the U.S. Colored Troops and Their Predecessor Units in the National Archives of the United States''.&nbsp; Special List No. 33. National Archives and records Service General Services Administration Washington: 1973. Compiled by Joseph B. Ross. {{FHL|123097|item|disp=FHL Book 973 M2rt Film:1036062 Item 21}}  
  
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Latest revision as of 14:03, 30 December 2017

Brief History[edit | edit source]

Organized in Tennessee at large September 16, 1864 - August 5, 1865.
Attached to Defenses of Louisville and Nashville Railroad, Dept. of the Cumberland, to March, 1865. Dept. of the Tennessee to January, 1866.
Mustered out January 21, 1866. [1] [2]

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin[edit | edit source]

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles, companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.

Company A
Company B
Company C
Company D
Company E
Company F
Company G
Company H
Company I
Company K

Other Sources[edit | edit source]

  • Beginning United States Civil War Research gives steps for finding information about a Civil War soldier or sailor. It covers the major records that should be used. Additional records are described in 'Union Volunteers in the Civil War' and 'United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865' (see below).
  • National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, is searchable by soldier's name and state. It contains basic facts about soldiers on both sides of the Civil War, a list of regiments, descriptions of significant battles, sources of the information, and suggestions for where to find additional information.
  • Union Volunteers in the Civil War describes many Union sources, specifically for the Union Volunteers, and how to find them.. These include compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.
  • United States Civil War, 1861 to 1865 describes and explains United States records, rather than state records, and how to find them. These include veterans’ censuses, compiled service records, pension records, rosters, cemetery records, Internet databases, published books, etc.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).
  2. Tabular Analysis of the Records of the U.S. Colored Troops and Their Predecessor Units in the National Archives of the United States. Special List No. 33. National Archives and records Service General Services Administration Washington: 1973.Compiled by Joseph B. Ross.FHL 973 M2rt Film:1036062 Item 21

Tabular Analysis of the Records of the U.S. Colored Troops and Their Predecessor Units in the National Archives of the United States.  Special List No. 33. National Archives and records Service General Services Administration Washington: 1973. Compiled by Joseph B. Ross. FHL Book 973 M2rt Film:1036062 Item 21