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102nd United States Colored Regiment Infantry.

Organized May 23, 1864, from 1st Michigan Colored Infantry.

Attached to District of Hilton Head, S. C., Dept. of the South and District of Beaufort, S. C., Dept; of the South, to August, 1864.

District of Florida, Dept. of the South, to October, 1864.

2nd Separate Brigade, Dept. of the South, to November, 1864.

2nd Brigade, Coast Division, Dept. of the South, to February, 1865.

2nd Separate Brigade, Dept. of the South, to March, 1865.

1st Separate Brigade and Dept. of the South to September, 1865.


Garrison at Port Royal, S. C., till June 15.

Moved to Beaufort, S. C., and garrison duty there till August 1.

Moved to Jacksonville, Florida, August 1-3.

Picket duty at Baldwin till August 15.

Attack on Baldwin August 11-12.

Raid on Florida Central Railroad August 15-19.

At Magnolia till August 29.

Moved to Beaufort, S. C., August 29-31, and duty there till January, 1865, engaged in outpost and picket duty on Port Royal, Lady and Coosa Islands. (A Detachment at Honey Hill November 30, 1864.

Demonstration on Charleston & Savannah Railroad December 6-9.

Deveaux's Neck, Tillifinny River, December 6 and 9.)

Detachment at Beaufort; rejoined other Detachment at Deveaux's Neck, S. C., January 24, 1865.

Moved to Pocotaligo February 28.

Advance on Charleston February 7-23.

Skirmish at Cuckwold Creek February 8 (Cos. “B,” “E” and “I” ).

Duty at Charleston Neck till March 9.

Moved to Savannah, Ga., March 9-16.

Moved to Georgetown March 28-April 1.

(Right wing of Regiment, under Chapman