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Commanded by:
Brigadier General Edward Ferrero (to 12/15)
Brigadier General John Hartranft

On December 15 the Third Division was transferred to the 25th Corps, which was made up entirely of United States Colored Troops. The Third Division was recreated with six new Pennsylvania regiments from a Provisional Brigade.

First Brigade (to 12/15) Colonel Joseph A. Matthews
27th United States Colored Troops to
25 Corps
1 Div.
30th United States Colored Troops Colonel Delavan Bates
39th United States Colored Troops Colonel O.P. Stearns
43rd United States Colored Troops
First Brigade (after 12/15) Colonel Charles W. Diven
200th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel Charles W. Diven from
Provisional Brig.
9 Corps 
208th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel Alfred B. McCalmont
209th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel Tobias B. Kauffman
Second Brigade (to 12/15) Colonel H. G. Thomas
19th United States Colored Troops Colonel H. G. Thomas to
25 Corps
1 Div.
23rd United States Colored Troops
28th United States Colored Troops Colonel C.S. Russel
29th United States Colored Troops
31st United States Colored Troops
Second Brigade (after 12/15) Colonel Joseph A. Matthews
205th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel Joseph A. Mathews from
Provisional Brig.
9 Corps 
207th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel Robert C. Cox
211th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment Colonel James H. Trimble