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Units 1st through 5th

  • 5th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Regiment recruited at New York City as Ira Harris Cavalry. Designated Ira Harris Guard October 16, 1861, and 5th New York Cavalry November 14, 1861. The Companies mustered in as follows: "A" August 15, "B" August 21, "C" September 3, "D" October 1, "E" October 7, "F" September 21, "G" October 9, "H" October 28, "I," "K," "L" and "M" October 31, 1861.
    Mustered out July 19, 1865

Units 6th through 15th

  • 6th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Mustered in September through December 1861
    Consolidated with 15th New York Cavalry June 17, 1865, to form 2nd Regiment Provisional Cavalry.
  • 9th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at Westfield and Albany, N. Y., September 9 to November 19, 1861.
    to Washington, D. C., May --. Grand Review May 23. Mustered out July 17, 1865, and honorably discharged from service.
  • 11th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at New York City December, 1861, to May, 1862
    Mustered out at Memphis, Tenn., September 30, 1865, and honorably discharged from service.
  • 13th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Regiment organized at Staten Island, N Y. June 20, 1863.
    Consolidated with 16th New York Cavalry June 23, 1865, to form 3rd Regiment Provisional Cavalry.
  • 14th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at New York City and mustered in by Companies as follows: "A" November 24. "B" November 25. "C" December 22. "D" December 4, 1862. "E" February 3. "F" February 26. "G" March 14. "H" March 18. "I" April 25. "K" July 8. "L" June 6, and "M" July 18, 1863.
    Regiment consolidated with 18th New York Cavalry June 12, 1865.
  • 15th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at Syracuse, N. Y., and mustered in as follows: Companies "A," "B," "C" August 8; "D," "F," "G," August 26; "E" August 15; "H" September 5; "K" October 15; "I" November 30, 1863; "L" January 20, and "M" January 24, 1864. Left State for Washington, D. C. Companies "A" to "G" September, 1863. "H" and "K" October, 1863. "I" November, 1863, and "L" and "M" January, 1864.
    Consolidated with 6th New York Cavalry June 17, 1865, to form 2nd Regiment Provisional Cavalry.

Units 16th through 26th

  • 16th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at Plattsburg, N. Y., and mustered in by Companies as follows "A," "B," "C," "D" June 19, 1863. "F" August 1, 1863. "G" and "H" August 13, 1863. "I" September 2, 1863. "K" September 22, 1863. "L" October 18, 1863, and "M" September 5, 1863.
    Consolidated with 13th New York Cavalry June 23, 1865, to form 3rd Regiment Provisional Cavalry.
  • 18th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at New York and mustered in by Companies as follows: "A" July 18, "B" July 19, "C" August 12, "D" August 25, "E" August 15, "F" August 31, "G" October 13, "H" October 31, "I" December 2, 1863; "K," "L" and "M" January, 1864. Companies "A" to "F" left State for Washington, D. C., September 26, 1863; Companies "G" and "H" October 23; "I" and "K" December 13, 1863, and "L" and "M" January, 1864.
    Mustered out at Victoria, Texas, May 31, 1866.
  • 20th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at Sackett's Harbor, N. Y., and mustered in Companies "A" to "G" September 3, 1863; Company "H" September 4, 1863; Companies "I" and "K" September 17; "L" September 22, 1863, and Company "M" September 23, 1863.
    Mustered out July 31, 1865.
  • 21st Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at Troy, N. Y., and mustered in by Companies as follows: "A," "B," "C" and "D" August 28, 1868; "E" September 1, 1863; "F" September 18, 1863; "G" October 14, 1863; "H" October 15, 1863; "I" October 16, 1863; "K" November, and "L" December, 1863; "M" January, 1864.
    Mustered out at Denver, Colo. Company "B" June 23, Company F" June 26, Company "G" June 29, Company "C" July 3, Company "E" July 5, Company "D" July 7 and Company "A" August 31, 1866.
  • 22nd Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at Rochester, N. Y., and mustered in by Companies as follows: Company "A" December 20, 1868; Companies "B¿ and "C" January 5; Companies "D," "E" and "F" January 10; Companies "G," "H" and "I" February 2; Company "K" February 6; Company L" February 12, and Company "M" February 23, 1864.
    Mustered out August 1, 1865.
  • 22nd Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at Rochester, N. Y., and mustered in by Companies as follows: Company "A" December 20, 1868; Companies "B¿ and "C" January 5; Companies "D," "E" and "F" January 10; Companies "G," "H" and "I" February 2; Company "K" February 6; Company L" February 12, and Company "M" February 23, 1864.
    Mustered out August 1, 1865,
  • 24th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized at Auburn, New York, and mustered in Companies "A," "C," "D" and "E" December 28, 1863. "B," "F," "G," "H" and "I" January 7, 1864. "K" and "L" January 19, 1864; and "M," January 26, 1864.
    Consolidated with 10th New York Cavalry June 17, 1865, to form 1st Regiment Provisional Cavalry.
  • 25th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Regiment organized at Saratoga Springs, New York, and at Hart's Island, New York Harbor, and mustered in by Companies as follows: Companies "A" and "B" February 20, Companies "C" and "D" March 19, Company "E" April 14, Company "F" April 23, Company "G" April 20, Company "H" July 29, Company "I" September 18, Company "K" May 16, Company "L" October 15 and Company "M" October 20, 1864.
    Mustered out at Hart's Island, New York, June 27, 1865.
  • 26th Regiment, New York Cavalry
    Organized for one year's service on the Northern Frontier of New York in Feburary 1965.
    Mustered out at Ogdensburg, New York, July 1, 1865.

Units A through Z

  • Oneida Independent Company, New York Cavalry
    Organized at Oneida, N. Y., and mustered in September 4, 1861.
    Attached to Stoneman's Cavalry Command, Army of the Potomac.
    Mustered out June 13, 1865, and honorably discharged from service.

 

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