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Zouaves awaiting the rebels behind the trenches.
, State Library, MC12-1
Known as Billy Wilson's Zouaves (a.k.a. Wilson's Fighting Brigade), the regiment was recruited in New York City, organized under Colonel William Wilson, and accepted by the state on May 22, 1861. They left N.Y. on June 15, 1861, serving in the Department of Florida at Santa Rosa Island and Fort Jefferson. They also served at Pensacola and Barrancas, Fla., and Port Hudson, Irish Bend and Bayou Vermillion, La.
Accompanying note: "Scenes at and around Fort Pickens - From sketches by officers of the garrison."
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Zouaves awaiting the rebels behind the trenches. 1861. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/298391>, accessed 26 October 2021.
Zouaves awaiting the rebels behind the trenches. 1861. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/298391>.