Black Soldiers of the West India Regiment, 1850s


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Image Reference
pg372

Source
The Illustrated London News (April 16,1859), vol. 34, p. 372. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Comments
Captioned, "New Uniforms of our West India Regiments." See image reference NW0268 for details on these "Zoave" uniforms and the West Indian regiments.