|"Once let the black man get upon his person the brass letters
`US,' let him get an eagle on his button and a musket on his shoulder and
bullets in his pockets and there is no power on earth which can deny that
he has earned the right to citizenship in the United States."
_ Frederick Douglass
Descendant Members: Will be those who have established an ancestral link to ancestors of black or white soldiers that served in the USCT.
Memorial Members: Will be those who have adopted a USCT soldier.
|FOR MORE INFORMATION on the Sons & Daughters United States Colored Troops,(S&DUSCT) or on ways you can help, contactAsa Gordon, Secretary-General S&DUSCT at (202) 667-2667, or by facsimile at (202) 667-6771. E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org. The African American Civil War Memorial Freedom Foundation is a federally recognized, tax exempt nonprofit corporation.|