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54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment - Wikipedia

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The 54th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, nicknamed the "Swamp Angels", was an infantry regiment that saw extensive service in the Union Army ...

The 54th Massachusetts Infantry - American Civil War - HISTORY.com

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The 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment was one of the first official black units in the U.S. armed forces. Their courageous assault on Fort Wagner ...

Massachusetts Historical Society: 54th Regiment

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The Fifty-fourth Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment was the first military unit consisting of black soldiers to be raised in the North during the Civil War.

America's Civil War: 54th Massachusetts Regiment | HistoryNet

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So shortly after 6:30 p.m. on July 18, 1863, Union Colonel Robert Gould Shaw readied 600 men of the 54th Massachusetts Regiment for an assault on the fort.

54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment

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Washington, DC based non-profit organization comprised of amateur historians recreating the history of this Civil War unit.

Fort Wagner and the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry

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Tired, hungry and proud, the black soldiers of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry ... The regiment's baptism of fire had come only two days before, but the ...

54th Massachusetts Infantry (1863-1865) | The Black Past ...

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The Fifty-fourth Massachusetts Infantry was the first Northern black volunteer regiment enlisted to fight in the Civil War. Its accomplished combat record led to the ...

Robert Gould Shaw and the 54th Regiment - Boston African ...

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The Robert Gould Shaw and Massachusetts 54<sup>th</sup> Regiment Memorial, located across Beacon Street from the State House, serves as a reminder of the heavy ...

History - Massachusetts 54th Company A

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The 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment that saw extensive federal service in the Union Army during the American Civil ...

54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment - National Archives and ...

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The 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment was one of the most celebrated regiments of black soldiers that fought in the Civil War. Known simply as "the 54th ," ...