History Stories
CATEGORY: Massachusetts 54th Regiment
Long-Lost Sword Owned by Leader of Black Civil War Unit Found
July 17, 2017

More than 150 years ago, a dead Union officer’s sword was claimed by Confederate troops after a bloody battle near Charleston. Read More

“Glory” Regiment Attacks Fort Wagner, 150 Years Ago
July 18, 2013

On the 150th anniversary of the bloody battle that inspired the movie “Glory,” take a look back at the all-black 54th Massachusetts Regiment. Read More