10th New York Infantry

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10th Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry
Flag of New York 1778-1901.svg
Flag of New York 1778-1901.
Active November 23, 1861 to June 30, 1865
Country  United States
Allegiance United States of America
Union
Branch Infantry
Engagements

American Civil War

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.

Service[edit]

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.[citation needed]

Casualties[edit]

The regiment suffered 130 fatalities.[citation needed]

Commanders[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • 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. 

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