10th New York Infantry
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|10th Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry|
Flag of New York 1778-1901.
|Active||November 23, 1861 to June 30, 1865|
|Allegiance||United States of America
The 10th New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. It was also known as the McChesney Zouaves or National Guard Zouaves.
The regiment was organized in New York City and was mustered in for a two year enlistment on November 23, 1861. Some members of the regiment were mustered out on May 7, 1863, while those who reenlisted remained in the regiment until June 30, 1865.
The regiment suffered 130 fatalities.
- Colonel Walter W. McChesney
- Colonel John E. Bendix
- Colonel Joseph Yeamans
- Colonel George F. Hopper
- Phisterer, Frederick (1912). New York in the War of the Rebellion. Albany: J.B. Lyon Co.
- 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 soldier. Madison, Wisc.: Federal Pub. Co. 1908.
- New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center - Civil War - 10th Infantry Regiment History, photographs, table of battles and casualties, historical sketch, monument at Gettysburg, Civil War newspaper clippings, battle flag, and regimental flag for the 10th New York Infantry Regiment.
- Services of the Tenth New York Volunteers (National Zouaves,) in the War of the Rebellion (1882) on Internet Archive