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Brief History

Organized at Goshen, Orange County, and mustered in September 5, 1862.
Moved to Washington, D. C., May 2-12, 1865. Mustered out June 3, 1865. Veterans and Recruits transferred to 93rd New York Infantry.
The New York State Military Museum website has a unit history project page for the 102nd Infantry Regiment.

The Civil War in the East website gives a timeline for the involvement of 102nd New York Infantry Regiment in the war.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/124th_New_York_Volunteer_Infantry_Regiment124th New York Infantry article on Wikipedia gives a brief history of the unit, including places served, battles fought, and commanders.

Companies in this Regiment with the Counties of Origin

Men often enlisted in a company recruited in the counties where they lived though not always. After many battles,companies might be combined because so many men were killed or wounded. However if you are unsure which company your ancestor was in, try the company recruited in his county first.

See the Regiment Roster, for listing of individuals, their company and their involvement.


Company A - principally recruited from

Company B - principally recruited from

Company C - principally recruited from

Company D - principally recruited from

Company E - principally recruited from

Company F - principally recruited from

Company G - principally recruited from

Company H - principally recruited from

Company I - principally recruited from

Company K - principally recruited from <br>

Source Material

New York in the War of the Rebellion, 1861 to 1865, by Frederick Phisterer (Albany&nbsp;: J.B. Lyon, 1912). Google Books, other libraries with this book, FHL Collection FHL book 974.7 M2p, FHL film 1486494-1486496


The Union Army: a History of Military Affairs in the Loyal States, 1861-65, Records of the Regiments in the Union Army, Cyclopedia of Battles, Memoirs of Commanders and Soldiers, Reprint of original published: Madison, Wis.: Federal Pub. Co., 1908. Other libraries with this book,FHL Collection FHL book 973 M2ua


See "The 124th New York State Volunteers" website for information on this regiment.

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