|9th Louisiana Regiment Infantry (African Descent)|
|Country||United States of America|
|Branch||Union Army, American Civil War|
|Engagements||Siege of Vicksburg; Battle of Milliken's Bend|
63rd United States Colored Regiment Infantry[edit | edit source]
The designation of the regiment was changed to the 63rd Regiment Infantry, U.S. Colored Troops on March 11, 1864. The regiment served in Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Tennessee and mustered out January 9, 1866.
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References[edit | edit source]
- Dyer, Frederick Henry (1908). Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories. New York: T. Yoseloff. http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/text.jsp?doc=Perseus%3Atext%3A2001.05.0146%3Achapter%3D16%3Aregiment%3DLA9.
- United Nations Library (2006). Bibliography Of State Participation In The Civil War, 1861-1866. Martino Publishing. ISBN 1-57898-519-6.
- "Union Regimental Histories: United States Colored Troops Infantry". The Civil War Archive. http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/uncolinf3.htm. Retrieved 2008-08-18.
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- The Battle of Milliken's Bend: The Central Role of Black Troops in the Siege of Vicksburg at the Wayback Machine (archived February 24, 2005).
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