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Soldiers of the 4th U.S. Colored Infantry defended Washington, D.C. After January 1863, African-American soldiers made up almost ten percent of the Union Army.

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Soldiers of the 4th U.S. Colored Infantry defended Washington, D.C. After January 1863, African-American soldiers made up almost ten percent of the Union Army.

Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress

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