Reminiscences of Two Years with the Colored Troops by J. M. Addeman

Reminiscences of Two Years with the Colored Troops

byJ. M. Addeman

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The circumstances attending the organizing of a colored regiment in this State are well remembered. In the summer of 1863, white men were no longer eager to enlist for a war the end of which none could foresee; but nevertheless the war must be prosecuted with vigor; another draft was impending and the State's quota must be filled. With difficulty Governor Smith obtained permission to organize a company, and, as this rapidly filled, then a battalion, and finally a full regiment of twelve companies of colored men for heavy artillery duty...

Title:Reminiscences of Two Years with the Colored TroopsFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:September 11, 2013Publisher:VolumesOfValueLanguage:English

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