The U.S. War department has
maintained State designation throughout the war:
8th Ky USCT Regiment Roster
The 8th Regiment was organized at Paducah, Ky., April 26, 1864,
attached to the District of Columbus, Ky., 16th Corps. Dept. of the state of Tennessee, to August 1864, Paducah, Ky. Dept. of the Ohio, to February 1865, Dept. of Kentucky to February 1866.
Garrison duty at Paducah, Ky., till February, 1866. Operation against Forest in Kentucky, March 16 to April 14, 1865. Action at Fort Anderson, Paducah, Ky., March 25, 1864, Expedition from Paducah, Ky. ,to Haddix Ferry July 26-27 1864.
Haddix Ferry, Ky was the location. The regiment was mustered outFebruary 10, 1866. Location | Top
AfroAmerican Civil War Monument
July 17, 1998
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