101st Regiment, United States Colored Infantry

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United States U.S. Military United States Colored Troops in the Civil War

Brief History
Organized in Tennessee at large September 16, 1864. Attached to Defences of Louisville,Nashville Railroad, Dept. of the Cumberland, to March, 1865. Dept. of the Tennessee to January, 1866.
Mustered out January 21, 1866.

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin
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.

Other Sources
National Park Service, The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System, (accessed 6 December 2010).