A new officer it placed in the newly reoccupied Gulf Coast under command of a regiment of African Americans. Faced by discrimination and conflict among other units, Colonel Daniels bases his actions not by the color of another’s skin, but by the duty he was assigned.
"Colonel Nathanial W. Daniels of the 2nd Native Guard Volunteers,"
Constructing the Past: Vol. 10
, Article 6.
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