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The 54th massachusetts was the first black regiment in the history of the american army the unit comprised 36 white officers commanding more than 1,000read. Order of battle the 54th infantry division was constituted as follows during the war: 161st infantry brigade (until 17 december 1940) 1/4th.Download The battle of the 54th infantry