A Guide to the U.S. Colored Troops Muster Rolls 1864, the 30th and 43rd Regiments, 1864 U.S. Colored Troops, the 30th and 43rd Regiments, Muster Rolls, 1864 1976-55i

A Guide to the U.S. Colored Troops Muster Rolls 1864, the 30th and 43rd Regiments, 1864

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Special Collections and Archives
Collection Number 1976-55i


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Processed by: Lucious Edwards, Jr.

Repository
Special Collections and Archives, Johnston Memorial Library, Virginia State University
Collection number
1976-55i
Title
The U.S. Colored Troops Muster Rolls 1864, the 30th and 43rd Regiments, 1864
Physical Characteristics
5 items
Language
English
Abstract
Five Civil War Muster Rolls for the United States Colored Troops.

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Preferred Citation

The U.S. Colored Troops Muster Rolls 1864, the 30th and 43rd Troops, Accession #1976-55i, Special Collections and Archives, Johnston Memorial Library, Virginia State University, Petersburg, VA.

Acquisition Information

Was in Johnston Memorial Library in 1976.


The United States Colored Troops Muster Rolls, the 30th and 43rd Regiments

The United States Colored Troops were authorized by Congress in 1863. During the "War of Rebellion" over 180,000 African Americans, several in the Union Army. Two of the many were apart of the 30th and 43rd Colored Regiments. These two units were involoved in the heavy fighting around Petersburg in 1864.

Scope and Content Information

Names, where enlisted, and service records for the period of June-August 1864 are documented.

Contents List

The United States Colored Troops Muster Rolls, the 30th and 43rd Regiments.
  • Box-folder 1:1
    Company A 30th Regiment U.S. Colored Infantry Aug.-Oct. 1864
  • Box-folder 1:2
    Company C 30th Regiment U.S. Colored Troops Aug.-Oct. 1864
  • Box-folder 1:3
    Company D 30th Regiment U.S. Colored Infantry Aug.-Oct 1864
  • Box-folder 1:4
    Company D 43rd Regiment Colored Troops Aug.-Oct. 1864
  • Box-folder 1:5
    Company G 43rd Regiment U.S. Colored Troops Aug.-Oct. 1864