United States Colored Troops(USCT)

The answers for these questions will be found in the USCT page on our web page. https://www.nps.gov/apco/learn/historyculture/united-states-colored-troops-at-appomattox.htm

1. What do the letters USCT stand for?
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2. How many USCTs were here at Appomattox?
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3. USCTs here at Appomattox Court House were from part of which Union Army Corps?
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4. What percent of USCTs were former slaves?
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5. After the Civil War what happened to 80% of the USCTs?
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Did You Know?

There were seven regiments of USCTs at Appomattox Court House.

Last updated: June 12, 2018

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