The Black Regiments of the Union.
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We are the black regiments who fought in the Civil War for the Union.
These chains bind me to work and pain, but to be free in need to earn it. I am going to sign up for the army.
The war started in April 12,1861 and ended May 13,1865.
I'd rather die than not be free. To gain my freedom I'm going to fight for my rights, and for my fellow friends that want their freedom back.
The war is then won by the Union and all slaves are free now.
I have been awarded the Medal of Honor for my effort and fighting for my country.
By the end of the war 16 African Americans were awarded the Medal of Honor
I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Helps us understand that these people didn't have to fight for their rights, but they were brave enough to stand up for their rights.
Because of the Southern citizens think about us African Americans I was mostly used for labor around the camp instead of fighting for freedom.
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