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3rd Regiment Alabama Infantry (African Descent)
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Active January 3, 1864 to June 25, 1864
Country United States
Allegiance United States of America
Branch Infantry

The 3rd Regiment Alabama Infantry (African Descent) was an infantry regiment recruited from African-Americans that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.


The 3rd Infantry was raised at Pulaski, Tennessee in January 3, 1864.

The regiment was redesignated the 111th U.S. Regiment Colored Troops on June 25, 1864.

See also[]

  • List of Alabama Union Civil War regiments