Battle Unit Details

UNITED STATES COLORED TROOPS

91st Regiment, United States Colored Infantry

Overview:
Organized April 4, 1864, from 20th Corps de Afrique Infantry. Garrison duty at Fort Pike, Defences of New Orleans, La., till July, 1864. Pearl River Expedition April 1-10 (Cos. "C," "D," "E" and "F"). Consolidated with 74th United States Colored Troops July 7, 1864.

Predecessor unit:

CORPS DE AFRIQUE.-UNITED STATES COLORED VOLUNTEERS.
20th REGIMENT INFANTRY.
Organized at Fort Pike, La., September 11, 1863. Attached to the Defences of New Orleans to April, 1864.

Service:
-Garrison Forts Pike, Macomb and Bienvenue till April, 1864. Designation of Regiment changed to 91st United States Colored Troops, April 4, 1864 (which see).
Soldiers:
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