New York Civil War Union Units A to Z

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*Abohbots' (D. O.) Cavalry Battalion; Company D, see [http://dmna.ny.gov/historic/reghist/civil/cavalry/12thCav/12thCavMain.htm 12th Cavalry<ref>&lt;ref&gt;New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center, [http://dmna.ny.gov/historic/reghist/civil/cavalry/12thCav/12thCavMain.htm 12th Cavalry Regiment, Civil War], (accessed 4 October 2012).&lt;/ref&gt;</ref>], or [http://dmna.ny.gov/historic/reghist/civil/cavalry/14thCav/14thCavMain.htm 14th Cavalry<ref>&lt;ref&gt;New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center, [http://dmna.ny.gov/historic/reghist/civil/cavalry/14thCav/14thCavMain.htm 14th Cavalry Regiment, Civil War], (accessed 4 October 2012).&lt;/ref&gt;</ref>]
 
*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>
  
 
*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>
 
*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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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. <ref>New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center, 12th Cavalry Regiment, Civil War, (accessed 4 October 2012).</ref>
  2. <ref>New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center, 14th Cavalry Regiment, Civil War, (accessed 4 October 2012).</ref>
  3. 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)