179,000 African American _____ in the Union
Soldiers
Act that allowed African Americans to join the army
Militia Act
year of equal pay
eighteensixtyfour
First African American to get the Medal of Honor
William Carney
did not pay black soldiers equal
Union
2000 African Americans held what jobs
Government
William Jackson was a _______
Union Spy
Can shrug off pain
John Lawson
First battle African Americans were engaged
Port Hudson
They were ____ and supervised by white officers
Segregated
Supporter of women rights and African American rights
Frederick Douglass
What battle took place on April 12, 1861- April 14, 1861
Fort Sumter