New York Civil War Union Units A to Z

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The information in this list of New York Military Units comes from the [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ Civil War Soldiers and Sailors] web site (CWSS). This web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.  
 
The information in this list of New York Military Units comes from the [http://www.itd.nps.gov/cwss/ Civil War Soldiers and Sailors] web site (CWSS). This web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.  
  
=== Units A through O ===
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=== Units A through E ===
  
 
*Adirondack Regiment, see [[118th Regiment, New York Infantry|118th Regiment, New York Infantry]]<br>
 
*Adirondack Regiment, see [[118th Regiment, New York Infantry|118th Regiment, New York Infantry]]<br>
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*Advance Guard Zouaves, see [[5th Regiment, New York Infantry|5th Regiment, New York Infantry]]<br>
 
*Advance Guard Zouaves, see [[5th Regiment, New York Infantry|5th Regiment, New York Infantry]]<br>
  
*[[Blair Rifles, New York Volunteers|Blair Rifles, New York Volunteers]]<br>Consolidated with 178th Infantry [http://dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/nicknames.htm#B]<br>  
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*[[Blair Rifles, New York Volunteers|Blair Rifles, New York Volunteers]]<br>Consolidated with 178th Infantry [http://dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/nicknames.htm#B]<br>
  
*Blenker's Battery, see [[2nd_Independent_Battery,_New_York_Light_Artillery_(Blenker's_Battery)|2nd Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery]]<br>
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*Blenker's Battery, see [[2nd Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery (Blenker's Battery)|2nd Independent Battery, New York Light Artillery]]<br>
  
 
*[[Burnside Rifles, New York Volunteers|Burnside Rifles, New York Volunteers]]<br>Part of 178th Infantry [http://dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/nicknames.htm#B]<br>
 
*[[Burnside Rifles, New York Volunteers|Burnside Rifles, New York Volunteers]]<br>Part of 178th Infantry [http://dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/nicknames.htm#B]<br>
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*[[Excelsior Brigade, New York Infantry|Excelsior Brigade, New York Infantry]]<br>[also known as Sickles' Brigade] The four regiments raised by Sickles that comprised the first Excelsior Brigade were the 70th, 72nd, 73rd, and 74th New York Infantry.<br>The brigade was abolished. Most of the Excelsiors were moved to the First Brigade, Third Division. The individual regiments mustered out of the army during the summer of 1864.<br>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Excelsior_Brigade#cite_note-History_of_the_Excelsior_Brigade-1]<br>
 
*[[Excelsior Brigade, New York Infantry|Excelsior Brigade, New York Infantry]]<br>[also known as Sickles' Brigade] The four regiments raised by Sickles that comprised the first Excelsior Brigade were the 70th, 72nd, 73rd, and 74th New York Infantry.<br>The brigade was abolished. Most of the Excelsiors were moved to the First Brigade, Third Division. The individual regiments mustered out of the army during the summer of 1864.<br>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Excelsior_Brigade#cite_note-History_of_the_Excelsior_Brigade-1]<br>
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=== Units F through J  ===
  
 
*[[Federal Guard, New York Volunteers|Federal Guard, New York Volunteers]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit."<br>
 
*[[Federal Guard, New York Volunteers|Federal Guard, New York Volunteers]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit."<br>
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*Ira Harris Cavalry, see [[6th Regiment, New York Cavalry|6th Regiment, New York Cavalry]] <br>
 
*Ira Harris Cavalry, see [[6th Regiment, New York Cavalry|6th Regiment, New York Cavalry]] <br>
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=== Units K through O  ===
  
 
*[[Kings County Regiment, New York Volunteers|Kings County Regiment, New York Volunteers]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit."<br>
 
*[[Kings County Regiment, New York Volunteers|Kings County Regiment, New York Volunteers]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit."<br>
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*[[Oneida Independent Company, New York Cavalry|Oneida Independent Company, New York Cavalry]]<br>Organized at Oneida, N. Y., and mustered in September 4, 1861.<br>Attached to Stoneman's Cavalry Command, Army of the Potomac.<br>Mustered out June 13, 1865, and honorably discharged from service.<br>
 
*[[Oneida Independent Company, New York Cavalry|Oneida Independent Company, New York Cavalry]]<br>Organized at Oneida, N. Y., and mustered in September 4, 1861.<br>Attached to Stoneman's Cavalry Command, Army of the Potomac.<br>Mustered out June 13, 1865, and honorably discharged from service.<br>
  
=== Units&nbsp;P through Z ===
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=== Units P through T ===
  
 
*[[Pierrepont Rifles, New York Volunteers|Pierrepont Rifles, New York Volunteers]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.<br>Part of 14th Cavalry. [http://dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/nicknames.htm#P<br>
 
*[[Pierrepont Rifles, New York Volunteers|Pierrepont Rifles, New York Volunteers]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit.<br>Part of 14th Cavalry. [http://dmna.state.ny.us/historic/reghist/civil/nicknames.htm#P<br>
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*[[Tompkins Cavalry, New York|Tompkins Cavalry, New York]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit."<br>
 
*[[Tompkins Cavalry, New York|Tompkins Cavalry, New York]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit."<br>
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=== Units U through Z  ===
  
 
*[[Unassigned New York Volunteers|Unassigned New York Volunteers]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit."<br>
 
*[[Unassigned New York Volunteers|Unassigned New York Volunteers]]<br>"Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit."<br>

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The information in this list of New York Military Units comes from the Civil War Soldiers and Sailors web site (CWSS). This web site can also be searched by the name of a soldier.

Contents

Units A through E

  • Excelsior Brigade, New York Infantry
    [also known as Sickles' Brigade] The four regiments raised by Sickles that comprised the first Excelsior Brigade were the 70th, 72nd, 73rd, and 74th New York Infantry.
    The brigade was abolished. Most of the Excelsiors were moved to the First Brigade, Third Division. The individual regiments mustered out of the army during the summer of 1864.
    [4]

Units F through J

Units K through O

  • 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.

Units P through T

  • Rocket Battalion, New York Light Artillery
    Organized at Albany, N. Y., and mustered in Company "A" December 6 and Company "B" December 7, 1861.
    Battalion discontinued February 11, 1863, and Company "A" designated 23rd New York Independent Battery Light Artillery. Company "B" designated 24th New York Independent Battery Light Artillery.
  • Stanton Legion, New York
    "Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer contains no history for this unit."
    Part of 145th Infantry [7]

Units U through Z

References

  1. New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs. "Unit History Project: New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center citing Frederick Phisterer, New York in the War of the Rebellion, 18th ed. (Albany, N.Y.: J. B. Lyon Company, 1912). (accessed 27 March 2012)