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Union Army, African Americans in

Barton A. Myers

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780195167771
Union Army, African Americans in

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Black Americans fought in virtually every war of the early Republic, but not until the Civil War were black regiments

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Subjects: History

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