REGIMENTAL SERVICE RECORDS for the
1st NORTH CAROLINA COLORED VOLUNTEERS /
35th UNITED STATES COLORED INFANTRY

COMMANDS: [ 1st NCCV ]

June 30, 1863 - Organized at New Berne, NC and Portsmouth, VA.

To December, 1863 - Attached to Wild’s African Brigade, US Forces, Folly Island, SC, 10th Army Corps, Dept. of the South.

To February, 1864 - 3rd Brigade, Vodge’s Division, Folly Island, SC.

February 8, 1864 - Redesignated the 35th U.S. Colored Infantry.

COMMANDS: [ 35th USCT ]

February 8, 1864 - Organized from 1st North Carolina Colored Infantry.

February, 1864 - Attached to Montgomery's Brigade, District of Florida, Dept. of the South.

To April, 1864 - 2nd Brigade, Vodges' Division, District of Florida, Dept. of the South.

To October, 1864 - District of Florida, Dept. of the South.

To November, 1864 - 4th Separate Brigade, Dept. of the South.

To December, 1864 - 2nd Brigade, Coast Division, Dept. of the South.

To March, 1865 - 4th Separate Brigade, Dept. of the South.

To August, 1865 - 1st Separate Brigade, Dept. of the South.

To June 1, 1866 - Dept. of the South - Mustered Out of Service.

SERVICE: [ 1st NCCV ]

July 29 - August 9, 1863 - Transferred from Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina to Folly Island, SC.

To February, 1864 - Operations on Folly and Morris Islands against Fort Sumter and Charleston, SC.

[ July 3 - December 30, 1863 - A detachment at New Berne, NC which participated in: ]

[ December 5-24, 1863 - A detachment at Portsmouth, VA which participated in: ]

February 8, 1864 - Designation of Regiment changed to 35th US Colored Troops.

February 13-16, 1864 - Moved to Jacksonville, FL.

SERVICE: [ 35th USCT ]

February 14-22, 1864 - Expedition to Lake City, FL.

February - November, 1864 - Duty at Jacksonville, FL.

November 25, 1864 - Ordered from Jacksonville to Hilton Head, SC.

November 28-30, 1864 - Expedition to Boyd's Neck, SC.

December, 1864 - March, 1865 - Return to Jacksonville, FL.

March, 1865 - June, 1866 - To Charleston, SC.

Duty there & various points in the Dept. of the South.

June 1, 1866 - Mustered Out at Charleston, South Carolina.

Regiment lost during service:
4 Officers and 49 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 151 Enlisted men by disease. Total 205.

Source: Frederick H. Dyer.  A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. Vol. 2. Dayton, OH: Morningside, 1979. p. 1472 and p. 1729.

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