Fifth Massachusetts Colored Cavalry
Steven LaBarre talked about the Fifth Massachusetts Colored Cavalry in the Civil War. He described the background of some of the soldiers, the action they saw, and their lives after the war. He also shared his personal connection to the regiment.
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