United States Regiments & BatteriesUnited States Colored Troops

The 7th Regiment United States Colored Troops lost 1 officer and 84 enlisted men killed or mortally wounded and 1 officer and 307 enlisted men to disease during the Civil War.

September 26 to November 12 Organized at Baltimore, Md.
November Duty at Camp Benedict, Md.
March 4 Ordered to Portsmouth, Va.
March 7-10 To Hilton Head, S.C.
March 14-15 To Jacksonville, Fla.
March Duty at Jacksonville, Fla. attached to Post of Jacksonville, Fla., District of Florida, Dept. of the South
April 2 Cedar Creek
May 6 Near Jacksonville
May 25 Near Camp Finnegan
May 28 Near Jacksonville
May 31-June 3 Expedition to Camp Milton
June 2 Camp Milton
June 27 Moved to Hilton Head, S.C. and attached to District of Hilton Head, S.C., Dept. of the South
July 2-10 Expedition to North Edisto River and Johns and James Islands
July 3 Near Winter’s Point and King’s Creek
July 5 and 7 Skirmishes on James Island
July 9 Burden’s Causeway, Johns Island
July 15 Moved to Jacksonville and attached to District of Florida, Dept. of the South
July 22-August 5 Expedition to Florida & Gulf Railroad
August 6-11 Moved to Bermuda Hundred, Va. and attached to 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 10th Corps, Army of the James, Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina
August to April Siege operations against Petersburg and Richmond
August 16-20 Demonstration north of James River
August 16 Russell’s Mills
August 16-18 Strawberry Plains
September 28-30 Battle of Chaffin’s Farm, New Market Heights
October 13
Darbytown Road
October 27-28
Battle of Fair Oaks
October 28
Near Richmond
November-March In trenches before Richmond
December Attached to 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 25th Corps
March 27-April 9
Appomattox Campaign
March 29-31
Hatcher’s Run
April 2
Fall of Petersburg
April 3-9 Pursuit of Lee
April 9
Appomattox Court House

Surrender of Lee and his army.

April 11 Moved to Petersburg
May 24-June 23 Moved to Indianola, Texas
June Duty on the Rio Grande and at various points in the Dept. of Texas
October 13 Mustered out
October 14-November 4 Moved to Baltimore, Md.
November 15 Discharged at Baltimore, Md.