1st New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment

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1st Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry
Flag of New York (1778-1901).svg
Active April 22, 1861 to May 25, 1863
Country United States
Allegiance Union
Branch Infantry
Engagements Peninsular Campaign
Second Battle of Bull Run
Battle of Fredericksburg
Battle of Chancellorsville

The 1st New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment that served in the Union Army during the American Civil War.

Service[edit]

The regiment was organized in New York City, New York and was mustered in for a two year enlistment on April 22, 1861.

The regiment was mustered out of service on May 25, 1863.

Total strength and casualties[edit]

The regiment suffered 79 enlisted men who were killed in action or mortally wounded and 3 officers and 31 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 113 fatalities.[1]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unnyinf1.htm The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.

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