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Units 38th through 45th

  • 39th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City and left State for Washington, D. C., May 28, 1861.  Mustered in June 6 to date from May 28.
    Mustered out July 1, 1865.

Units 46th through 51st

  • 46th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City and mustered in by Companies as follows: Company "A" July 29, Company "B" August 5, Company "C" August 14, Company "D" August 22, Company "E" August 27, Company "F" August 30, Company "G" September 3, Company "H" September 6, and Companies "I" and "K" September 16, 1861.
    Mustered out July 28, 1865.
  • 50th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at Elmira, N. Y., September 18, 1861.
    Attached to 3rd Brigade, Porter's Division, Army of the Potomac, September 22-30. Duty at Hall's Hill, Va., and near Navy Yard, Washington, till October. Detailed as sappers, miners and pontooners, and designated 50th New York Engineers October 22, 1861. (See 50th Regiment N. Y. Engineers.)
  • 51st Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City July 27 to October 23, 1861. Left State for Annapolis, Md., October 29. Attached to Reno's 2nd Brigade, Burnside's North Carolina Expeditionary Corps, to April, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, Dept. of North Carolina, to July, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to April, 1863, Army of the Ohio to June, 1863, Army of the Tennessee to August, 1863, and Army of the Ohio, to September, 1863. District of North Central Kentucky, 1st Division, 23rd Army Corps, Army of the Ohio, to February, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to April, 1864. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to May 26, 1864. Engineers, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, to July 2, 1864. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, to July, 1865.
    Mustered out July 25, 1865.

Units 52nd through 55th

  • 52nd Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City October 11, 1861. Left State for Washington, D. C., November 11, 1861. Attached to French's 3rd Brigade, Sumner's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March, 1862. 3rd Brigade, Richardson's 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to August, 1862. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, to September, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, to June, 1864. Consolidated Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, to November, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, to July, 1865.
    Mustered out August 4, 1865.
  • 53rd Regiment, New York Infantry (1st)
    Organized at New York City August 27 to November 15, 1861. Left State for Washington, D. C., November 18; thence moved to Annapolis, Md. Attached to Parke's 3rd Brigade, Burnside's North Carolina Expeditionary Corps.
    Mustered out March 21, 1862, except Company "A," which was transferred to 17th New York Infantry as Company "G."
  • 55th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City and mustered in August 28, 1861. Left State for Washington, D. C., August 31, 1861. Duty at Fort Gaines, Md., September and October, 1861. Attached to Peck's Brigade, Buell's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 4th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to September, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 3rd Army Corps, to November, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 3rd Army Corps, to December, 1862.
    Consolidated with 38th New York Infantry as Companies "G," "H," "I" and "K" December 21, 1862.

Units 56th through 61st

  • 57th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City August 12 to November 19, 1861. Left State for Washington, D. C., November 19, 1861. Attached to French's 3rd Brigade, Sumner's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March, 1862. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to June, 1864. Consolidated Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, to November, 1864. 58th Regiment, New York Infantry Organized at New York City August to November, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places and commands.
    Mustered out October 1, 1865.
  • 58th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City August to November, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places and commands.
    Mustered out October 1, 1865.
  • 59th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City July to November, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places. and commands.
    Mustered out June 30, 1865.
  • 60th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at Ogdensburg, N. Y., and mustered in October 30, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places and commands.
    Mustered out July 17, 1865.
  • 61st Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City October 25, 1861. Left State for Washington, D. C., November 9, 1861. Attached to Howard's Brigade, Sumner's Division, Army of the Potomac, to March, 1862. Howard's 1st Brigade, Richardson's 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to July, 1862. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps, to July, 1865.
    Mustered out July 14, 1865.

Units 62nd through 68th

  • 62nd Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City and mustered in June 30, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places and commands.
    Mustered out August 30, 1865.
  • 63rd Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City August 7 to November 4, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places and commands.
    Mustered out June 30, 1865.
  • 64th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at Elmira, N. Y., September 10 to December 10, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places and commands.
    Mustered out July 14, 1865.
  • 65th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at Willett's Point, N. Y., and left State for Washington, D. C., August 27, 1861. Assigned to various times to various places and commands.
    Mustered out July 17, 1865.
  • 66th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City and mustered in November 4, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places and commands.
    Mustered out August 30, 1865.
  • 67th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at Brooklyn, N. Y., June 24, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places and commands.
    Consolidated with 65th Regiment New York Infantry September 1, 1864.
  • 68th Regiment, New York Infantry
    Organized at New York City August 1-20, 1861. Assigned at various times to various places and commands.
    Mustered out November 30, 1865.

 

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