Detroit in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
First Michigan Colored Regiment
Erected 1977. (Marker Number S0288.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list.
Location. 42° 20.67′ N, 83° 1.392′ W. Marker is in Detroit, Michigan, in Wayne CountyTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Detroit MI 48207, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elmwood Cemetery (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. John's Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Battle of Bloody Run (approx. half a mile away); The Black Presence in Detroit (approx. ¾ mile away); Chapman Abraham / Jewish Soldiers in the Civil War (approx. ¾ mile away); Glimpses of Detroit's Riverfront History (approx. ¾ mile away); St. Mary's Rectory (approx. one mile away); Peter Wetherill Stroh (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Detroit.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Battles the First Michigan (102nd US CT) Fought.
Additional keywords. USCT
Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 31, 2008, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. This page has been viewed 1,530 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 31, 2008, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.