Union Regimental Histories

 

New York

 

166th Regiment Infantry


Failed to complete organization. Men enlisted transferred to 176th New York Infantry November 13, 1862.

167th Regiment Infantry


Failed to complete organization. Men enlisted were transferred to 159th New York Infantry October 12, 1862.

168th Regiment Infantry "19th State Militia Infantry"


Organized at Newburg, N.Y., and mustered in February 11, 1863. Left State for Baltimore, Md., February 12, 1863; thence moved to Norfolk, Va. Attached to Busteed's Independent Brigade, 4th Army Corps, Dept. of Virginia, to April, 1863. King's Independent Brigade, 4th Army Corps, to June, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 4th Army Corps, to July, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 11th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to October, 1863.

SERVICE.-- Garrison duty at Yorktown, Va., until June, 1863. Dix's Peninsula Campaign June 24-July 7. Ordered to Washington, D.C., July 9; thence to Funkstown, Md. Join Army of the Potomac at Hagerstown, Md., July 14. Pursuit of Lee to Manassas Gap, Va., July 14-24. Guard duty along Orange & Alexandria Railroad until October. Mustered out October 31, 1863.
Lost during service 1 Enlisted man killed and 1 Officer and 36 Enlisted men by disease. Total 38.

169th Regiment Infantry "Troy Regiment"


Organized at Troy and Staten Island, N.Y., and mustered in Companies "A" to "E" at Troy September 25, 1862; Companies "F" to "K" at Staten Island October 6, 1862. Left State for Washington, D. C, October 9, 1862. Attached to Provisional Brigade, Abercrombie's Division, Defenses of Washington, to February, 1863. Military District of Washington, 22nd Army Corps, Dept. of Washington, to April, 1863. Foster's Brigade, Division at Suffolk, 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Virginia, to April, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Army Corps, to July, 1863. Foster's Brigade, Vodges' Division, Folly Island, S.C., 10th Army Corps, Dept. of the South, to January, 1864. 1st Brigade, Folly Island, Northern District, Dept. of the South, to February, 1864. 1st Brigade, Vodges' Division, District of Florida, to April, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 10th Army Corps, Army of the James, Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina, to May, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 18th Army Corps, to June, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 10th Army Corps, to December, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 24th Army Corps, to January, 1865. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, Terry's Provisional Corps, Dept. of North Carolina, to March, 1865. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 10th Army Corps, Army of the Ohio, Dept. of North Carolina, to July, 1865.

SERVICE.--Duty in the Defenses of Washington, D. C., until April 18, 1863. Ordered to Suffolk, Va., April 18. Siege of Suffolk April 20-May 4. Edenton Road April 24. Siege of Suffolk raised May 4. Expedition into Matthews County May 19-22. Expedition to Walkerton and Aylett's June 4-5. Walkerton June 5. Dix's Peninsula Campaign June 24-July 7. Expedition from White House to South Anna River July 1-7. South Anna Bridge July 4. Ordered to Dept. of the South, arriving at Folly Island, S.C., July 12. Siege of Forts Wagner and Gregg, Morris Island, S.C., and operations against Fort Sumter and Charleston August 12-September 7. Bombardment of Fort Sumter and Charleston August 17-23. Capture of Forts Wagner and Gregg September 7. Operations against Charleston and picket duty on Folly and Black Islands, S. C., until February, 1864. Expedition to Johns and James Islands February 6-14. Ordered to Jacksonville, Fla., February 20, and duty there until April. Expedition to Cedar Creek March 2. Ordered to Yorktown, Va., April 21. Butler's operations on south side of the James River and against Petersburg and Richmond May 4-28. Port Walthall Junction, Chester Station, May 6-7. Chester Station May 10. Operations against Fort Darling May 12-16. Battle of Drury's Bluff May 14-16. Port Walthall Junction May 16. Bermuda Hundred May 16-27. Moved to White House, thence to Cold Harbor May 28-31. Battles about Cold Harbor June 1-12. Before Petersburg June 15-18. Siege operations against Petersburg and Richmond June 16 to December 7. In trenches before Petersburg and on the Bermuda Hundred front until August. Demonstration north of the James August 13-20. Dutch Gap August 13. Strawberry Plains August 14-18. Battle of Chaffin's Farm, New Market Heights, September 28-30. Battle of Fair Oaks October 27-28. In trenches before Richmond until December 7. Expedition to Fort Fisher, N. C., December 7-27. 2nd Expedition to Fort Fisher, N. C., January 3-15, 1865. Assault and capture of Fort Fisher January 15. Cape Fear Entrenchment's February 11-13. Sugar Loaf Battery February 11. Fort Anderson February 18-19. Capture of Wilmington February 22. Campaign of the Carolinas March 1-April 26. Advance on Goldsboro March 6-21. Advance on Raleigh April 9-13. Occupation of Raleigh April 14. Bennett's House April 26. Surrender of Johnston and his army. Duty In North Carolina until July. Mustered out at Raleigh, N. C., July 19, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 10 Officers and 147 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 3 Officers and 125 Enlisted men by disease. Total 285.

170th Regiment Infantry "4th Corcoran Legion"


Organized at New York City and mustered in at Staten Island, N.Y., October 7, 1862. Left State for Washington, D.C., October 16, 1862; thence moved to Newport News, Va. Attached to Newport News, Va., Dept. of Virginia, to December, 1862. Corcoran's Brigade, Division at Suffolk, Va., 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Virginia, to April, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Army Corps, to July, 1863. Corcoran's Brigade, King's Division, 22nd Army Corps, Dept. of Washington, to November, 1863. 1st Brigade, Corcoran's Division, 22nd Army Corps, to December, 1863. 2nd Brigade, Tyler's Division, 22nd Army Corps, to May, 1864. 4th Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to June, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Army Corps, to July, 1865.

SERVICE.--Duty at Newport News, Va., tall December, 1862, and at Suffolk, Va., until May, 1863. Action at Deserted House January 30, 1863. Siege of Suffolk April 12-May 4. Edenton Road April 15. Attack on Suffolk April 24. Providence Church Road, Nansemond River, May 3. Siege of Suffolk raised May 4. Operations on Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad May 12-26. Blackwater May 12. Holland House, Carrsville, May 15-16. Carrsville May 18. Dix's Peninsula Campaign June 24-July 7. Moved to Washington, D.C., July 12. Duty in and about that city and guard duty on the Orange & Alexandria Railroad until May, 1864. Ordered to Join Army of the Potomac in the field. Rapidan Campaign May 17-June 15. Spottsylvania Court House May 17-21. North Anna River May 23-26. On line of the Pamunkey May 26-28. Totopotomoy May 28-31. Cold Harbor June 1-12. Before Petersburg June 16-18. Siege of Petersburg June 16, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Jerusalem Plank Road, Weldon Railroad, June 22-23, 1864. Demonstration on north side of the James July 27-29. Deep Bottom July 27-28. Demonstration north of the James August 13-20. Strawberry Plains, Deep Bottom, August 14-18. Ream's Station August 25. Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher's Run, October 27-28. Dabney's Mills, Hatcher's Run, February 5-7, 1865. Watkins' House March 25. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. Boydton and White Oak Roads March 30-31. Crow's House March 31. Fall of Petersburg April 2. Pursuit of Lee April 3-9. Sailor's Creek April 6. High Bridge, Farmville, April 7. Appomattox Court House April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. At Burkesville until May 2. March to Washington, D. C., May 2-12. Grand Review May 23. Duty at Washington, D.C., until July. Mustered out July 15, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 10 Officers and 119 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 96 Enlisted men by disease. Total 227.


171st Regiment Infantry


Failed to complete organization. Men enlisted transferred to 175th New York Infantry.

172nd Regiment Infantry


Failed to complete organization. Men enlisted transferred to 6th New York Heavy Artillery.

173rd Regiment Infantry "4th National Guard"


Organized at Brooklyn, N.Y., October and November, 1862. Left State for New Orleans, La., December 9, 1862. Attached to Grover's Division, Dept. of the Gulf, to January, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to September, 1863. 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 19th Army Corps, to February, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1864, and Army of the Shenandoah, Middle Military Division, to February, 1865. 3rd Brigade, 1st Provisional Division, Army of the Shenandoah, to April, 1865. 3rd Brigade, Dwight's Division, Dept. of Washington, to June, 1865. District of Savannah, Ga., Dept. of the South, to October, 1865.

SERVICE.--Occupation of Baton Rouge, La., December 17, 1862, and duty there until March, 1863. Operations on Bayou Plaquemine and the Black and Atchafalaya Rivers February 18-28. Operations against Port Hudson, La., March 7-27. Moved to Algiers April 3, thence to Brashear April 8. Operations in Western Louisiana April 9-May 14. Teche Campaign April 11-20. Fort Bisland, near Centreville, April 12-13. Expedition from St. Martinsville to Breaux Bridge April 17-21. Expedition from Opelousas to Chicotsville and Bayou Boeuf April 26-29. Expedition to Alexandria, on Red River, May 4-12. March to Port Hudson May 19-26. Siege of Port Hudson May 26-July 9. Assaults on Port Hudson May 27 and June 14. Surrender of Port Hudson July 9. Moved to New Orleans July 15, and duty there until August 28. Sabine Pass (Texas) Expedition September 4-11. Moved to Brashear City September 16, thence to Berwick. Western Louisiana Campaign October 3-November 30. Vermillionville November 11. At New Iberia until January 7, 1864. Moved to Franklin January 7, and duty there until March. Red River Campaign March 10-May 22. Advance from Franklin to Alexandria March 14-26. Battle of Sabine Cross Roads April 8. Pleasant Hill April 9. Monett's Bluff, Cane River Crossing, April 23. At Alexandria April 26-May 13. Construction of dam at Alexandria April 30-May 10. Retreat to Morganza May 13-20. Mansura May 16. Duty at Morganza until July. Moved to Fortress Monroe, Va., thence to Washington, D.C., July 2-31. Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign August 7-November 28. Served with Brigade, detached as train guard for the army, from August 14 to October 27. Duty near Middletown and Newtown until December, and at Stevenson's Depot and Winchester until April, 1865. Moved to Washington, D.C., and duty there until June. Grand Review May 23-24. Moved to Savannah, Ga., June 30-July 7. Duty there and in the Sub-District of Ogeechee, District of Savannah, until October. Mustered out October 18, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 6 Officers and 38 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 129 Enlisted men by disease. Total 175.

174th Regiment Infantry "5th Metropolitan Guard"


Organized at New York City and mustered in November 13, 1862. Left State for New Orleans, La., December 7, 1862. Attached to Grover's Division, Dept. of the Gulf, to January, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, January, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 19th Army Corps, to August, 1863. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 19th Army Corps, to February, 1864.

SERVICE.--Moved to Baton Rouge, La., January 13-14, 1863, and duty there until May, 1863. Operations against Port Hudson March 7-27. Advance on Port Hudson May 12-24. Operations about Monett's Plantation and on Bayou Sara Road May 18-19. Reconnaissance to False River March 19. Action at Plain's Store May 21. Siege of Port Hudson May 24-July 9. Assaults on Port Hudson May 27 and June 14. Surrender of Port Hudson July 9. Kock's Plantation, Donaldsonville, July 12-13. Duty at Baton Rouge August 1 to September 2. Sabine Pass (Texas) Expedition September 4-11. Moved from Algiers to Brashear City September 16, thence to Berwick. Western Louisiana Campaign October 3-November 30. At New Iberia until January 7, 1864. Moved to Franklin January 7. Consolidated with 162nd New York Infantry February 17, 1864.
Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 22 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 59 Enlisted men by disease. Total 83.

175th Regiment Infantry


Organized in New York at large September and October, 1862. Left State for Suffolk, Va., November 21, 1862. Attached to Division at Suffolk, Va., 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Virginia, to December, 1862. 1st Brigade, Augur's Division, Dept. of the Gulf, to March, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to May, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps, to August, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 19th Army Corps, to February, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division. 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1864, and Army of the Shenandoah, Middle Military Division, to January, 1865. 3rd Brigade, Grover's Division, District of Savannah, Ga., Dept. of the South, to March, 1865. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 10th Army Corps, Army of the Ohio, Dept. of North Carolina, to May, 1865. District of Savannah, Ga., Dept. of the South, to July, 1865. Dept. of Georgia to November, 1865.

SERVICE.--Duty at Suffolk, Va., until December, 1862. Moved to New Orleans, La., and duty at Carrollton until March 6, 1863. Moved to Baton Rouge March 6. Operations against Port Hudson March 7-27. Moved to Algiers April 1, thence to Berwick April 9. Operations in Western Louisiana April 9-May 14. Teche Campaign April 11-20. Fort Bisland, near Centreville, April 12-13. Vermillion Bayou April 17. Expedition from Opelousas to Alexandria and Simsport May 5-18. Expedition from Berne's Landing to Berwick May 21-26. Franklin May 25. Moved to Port Hudson May 26-30. Siege of Port Hudson May 30-July 9. Assault on Port Hudson June 14. Surrender of Port Hudson July 9. Moved to Baton Rouge July 22, and duty there until March, 1864. Operations about St. Martinsville November 12, 1863. Red River Campaign March 23-May 22. At Alexandria March 25-April 12. Cane River April 23-24. At Alexandria April 26-May 13. Retreat to Morganza May 13-20. Mansura May 16. At Morganza until July. Expedition from Morganza to the Atchafalaya May 30-June 5. Atchafalaya River June 1. Moved to Fortress Monroe, Va., thence to Washington, D.C., July 5-29. Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign August 7-November 28. Battle of Winchester September 19. Fisher's Hill September 22. Battle of Cedar Creek October 19. Duty at Kernstown and Winchester until January, 1865. Moved to Savannah, Ga., January 5-22, and duty there until March. Moved to Wilmington, N. C., March 5, thence to Morehead City March 10, and duty there until April 8. Moved to Goldsboro April 8, thence to Savannah, Ga., May 2. Duty at Savannah and at other points in the Dept. of Georgia until November, 1865. Mustered out November 29, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 2 Officers and 12 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 3 Officers and 117 Enlisted men by disease. Total 134. 

176th Regiment Infantry "Ironsides"


Organized at New York November 20, 1862, to January 10, 1863. Mustered in December 22, 1862. Company "K" mustered in January 10, 1863. Left State for New Orleans, La., January 11, 1863. Attached to Defenses of New Orleans, La., Dept. of the Gulf, to February, 1864. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to June, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1864, and Army of the Shenandoah, Middle Military Division, to January, 1865. 3rd Brigade, Grover's Division, District of Savannah, Dept. of the South, to March, 1865. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 10th Army Corps, Army of the Ohio, Dept. of North Carolina, to May, 1865. District of Savannah, Ga., Dept. of the South, to July, 1865. Districts of Augusta and Columbus, Ga., Dept. of Georgia, to April, 1866.

SERVICE.--Duty in the District of LaFourche, Defenses of New Orleans, La., guarding lines of New Orleans & Opelousas Railroad at Brashear City, LaFourche Crossing, Tigerville, Bonnet Carte, and other points until January, 1864. Actions at Pattersonville June 17 and 19, 1863. LaFourche Crossing June 19-21. Thibodeaux June 20 (Co. "D"). Fort Buchanan and Bayou Boeuf June 23. Brashear City June 23. Ordered to Franklin, La., January 4, 1864, and duty there until April. Red River Campaign April 15-May 22. Moved from Carrollton to Alexandria April 15-18. At Alexandria until May 13. Gov. Moore's Plantation May 3. Wilson's Farm May 5. Retreat to Morganza May 13-20. Mansura May 16. At Morganza until July 3. Moved to New Orleans, thence to Fortress Monroe, Va., and Washington, D.C., July 3-29. Sheridan's Shenandoah Valley Campaign August 7-November 28. Berryville September 8. Battle of Winchester September 19. Fisher's Hill September 22. Battle of Cedar Creek October 19. At Kernstown and Winchester until January 5, 1865. Moved to Savannah, Ga., January 5-22, and duty there until March. Moved to Wilmington, N. C., March 5, thence to Morehead City March 10, and duty there until April 8. Moved to Goldsboro, N. C., April 8, and duty there until May 2. Moved to Savannah May 2-7. Duty there and the Districts of Augusta, Columbus and Macon, Ga., Dept. of Georgia, until April, 1866. Mustered out at Savannah, Ga., April 27, 1866.
Regiment lost during service 2 Officers and 30 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 146 Enlisted men by disease. Total 180.

177th Regiment Infantry "10th New York National Guard"


Organized at Albany, N.Y., and mustered in November 21, 1862. Ordered to Dept. of the Gulf, and left State for New Orleans, La., December 16, 1862. Attached to 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1863. 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 19th Army Corps, to September, 1863.

SERVICE.--Duty at New Orleans and Carrollton, La., until March, 1863. Scout to Pass Manchac, February 8-11 (Detachment). Advance on Ponchatoula March 21-24. Expedition to Amite River March 24-30. Duty at Bonnet Carre until May 7. Expedition to Amite River May 7-19. Action at Civique's Ferry May 10. Moved to Baton Rouge May 20, thence to Port Hudson, La. Siege of Port Hudson May 24-July 9. Assaults on Port Hudson May 27-June 14. Surrender of Port Hudson July 9. Duty at and near Port Hudson until August 22. March to Baton Rouge, thence ordered home for muster out. Mustered out September 10 and discharged September 24, 1863, expiration of term.
Regiment lost during service 2 Officers and 7 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 3 Officers and 149 Enlisted men by disease. Total 161.

178th Regiment Infantry


Regiment organized at Staten Island, N.Y., June 18, 1863. Companies "A" to "E" left State for Washington, D.C., June 21, 1863. Company "F" Joined Regiment September 1, 1863, and Companies "G" to "K" October 24, 1863. Attached to 3rd Brigade, DeRussy's Division, 22nd Army Corps, Dept. of Washington, D. C., to July, 1863. Provost guard Washington, D.C., 22nd Army Corps, to November, 1863. District of Columbus. Ky., 6th Division, 16th Army Corps, Dept. of the Tennessee, to January, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 16th Army Corps, Army of the Tennessee, to March, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 16th Army Corps (Detachment), Army of the Tennessee, Dept. of the Gulf, to June, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 16th Army Corps, Dept. of the Tennessee, to December, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division (Detachment), Army of the Tennessee, Dept. of the Cumberland, to February, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 16th Army Corps (New), Military Division West Mississippi, to August, 1865. District of Alabama, Dept. of the Gulf, to April, 1866.

SERVICE.--Duty at Fairfax Seminary and Washington, D.C., until October 31, 1863. Little River Turnpike, Va., June 28-29. Moved to Eastport, Miss., October 31. Duty at Eastport, Miss., Columbus, Ky., Fort Pillow, Tenn., and Vicksburg, Miss., until February, 1864. Meridian Campaign February 3 to March 2, 1864. Red River Campaign March 10-May 22. Fort DeRussy March 14. Occupation of Alexandria March 16. Battle of Pleasant Hill April 9. Retreat to Alexandria April 22-26. About Cloutiersville, Cane River, April 22-23. Luciaville April 23-25. Construction of dam at Alexandria April 30-May 10. Retreat to Morganza May 13-20. Mansura May 16. Yellow Bayou May 18-19. Moved to Vicksburg, Miss., thence to Memphis, Tenn., May 20-June 9. Old River Lake or Lake Chicot, Ark., June 6-7. Colliersville, Tenn., June 23. Near Lafayette June 23. Smith's Expedition to Tupelo, Miss., July 5-21. Near Tupelo July 14-15. Old Town or Tishamingo Creek July 15. Smith's Expedition to Oxford August 1-30. Hurricane Creek August 13-14. Moved to Duvall's Bluff, Ark., September 1-7. March through Arkansas and Missouri in pursuit of Price September 17-November 19. Moved to Nashville, Tenn., November 21-December 1. Battles of Nashville December 15-16. Pursuit of Hood to the Tennessee River December 17-28. At Clifton, Tenn., and Eastport, Miss., until February, 1865. Movement to New Orleans, La., February 6-22. Campaign against Mobile and its defenses March 17-April 12. Siege of Spanish Fort and Fort Blakely March 26-April 8. Assault and capture of Fort Blakely April 9. Occupation of Mobile April 12. March to Montgomery April 13-25, and duty there and at Greenville, Ala., until April, 1866. Mustered out April 20, 1866.
Regiment lost during service 18 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 190 Enlisted men by disease. Total 210.


179th Regiment Infantry


Organized at Elmira, N.Y., and mustered in by Companies as follows: Company "A" April 5, "B" April 13, "C" April 23, "D" May 11, "E" May 16, "F" May 25, "G" July 20, "H" September 13, and "K" September 15, 1864. Left State for Washington, D.C., by detachments. Companies "A" to "F" attached to Defenses of Washington, D.C., May to June 11, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to June 18, 1864. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, to July 1, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 9th Army Corps, to September, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, to June, 1865.

SERVICE.--Rapidan Campaign, Cold Harbor, June 11-12, 1864. Before Petersburg June 16-18. Siege of Petersburg June 16, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Mine Explosion, Petersburg, July 30, 1864. Weldon Railroad August 18-21. Poplar Grove Church September 29-October 2. Jerusalem Plank Road, Hatcher's Run, October 27-28. Fort Stedman March 25, 1865. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. Assault on and fall of Petersburg April 2. Occupation of Petersburg April 3. Pursuit of Lee April 3-9. Appomattox Court House April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. Moved to Washington, D C., April 20-27, and duty at Alexandria until June 8. Grand Review May 23. Mustered out at Alexandria, Va., June 8, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 7 Officers and 61 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 118 Enlisted men by disease. Total 186.

180th Regiment Infantry


Failed to complete organization. Men enlisted transferred to 179th New York Infantry February 21, 1865, as Company "G."

181st Regiment Infantry


Failed to complete organization.

182nd Regiment Infantry "69th New York National Guard"


Organized at New York City November, 1862. Left State for Newport News, Va., November 10, 1862. Attached to Newport News, Va., Dept. of Virginia, to December, 1862. Corcoran's Brigade, Division at Suffolk, 7th Army Corps, Dept. of Virginia, to April, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 7th Army Corps, to July, 1863. Corcoran's Brigade, King's Division, 22nd Army Corps, Dept. of Washington, to November, 1863. 1st Brigade, Corcoran's Division, 22nd Army Corps, to December, 1863. 2nd Brigade, Tyler's Division, 22nd Army Corps, to May, 1864. 4th Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to June, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 2nd Army Corps, to July, 1865.

SERVICE.--Duty at Newport News, Va., until December, 1862, and at Suffolk until May, 1863. Action at Deserted House, Va.. January 30, 1863. Siege of Suffolk April 12-May 4. Attack on Suffolk April 24. Nansemond River May 3. Siege of Suffolk raised May 4. Operations on Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad May 12-26. Holland House, Carrsville, May 15-16. Dix's Peninsula Campaign June 24-July 7. Moved to Washington, D.C., July 12, and duty in and about the defenses of that city and guard duty along Orange & Alexandria Railroad until May, 1864. Ordered to Join Army of the Potomac in the field May, 1864. Rapidan Campaign May 17-June 15. Spottsylvania Court House May 17-21. North Anna River May 28-26. On line of the Pamunkey May 26-28. Totopotomoy May 28-31. Cold Harbor June 1-12. Before Petersburg June 16-18. Siege of Petersburg June 16, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Jerusalem Plank Road, Weldon Railroad, June 22-23, 1864. Demonstration north of the James July 27-29. Deep Bottom July 27-28. Demonstration north of the James August 13-20. Strawberry Plains, Deep Bottom, August 14-18. Ream's Station August 25. Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher's Run, October 27-28. Dabney's Mills, Hatcher's Run, February 5-7, 1865. Watkins' House March 25. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. Boydton and White Oak Road March 29-31. Crow's House March 31. Fall of Petersburg April 2. Pursuit of Lee April 3-9. Sailor's Creek April 6. High Bridge, Farmville, April 7. Appomattox Court House April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. At Burkesville until May 2. March to Washington, D.C., May 2-12. Grand Review May 23. Duty at Washington until July. Mustered out July 15, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 8 Officers and 65 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 53 Enlisted men by disease. Total 126.

183rd Regiment Infantry


Failed to complete organization. Men enlisted transferred to 188th New York Infantry August 3, 1864, as Company "A."

184th Regiment Infantry


Organized at Oswego, N.Y., and mustered in at Elmira, N.Y., September 12, 1864. Companies "A," "B," "D" and "F" left State for the Shenandoah Valley, Va., September 12, 1864. Attached to 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, 6th Army Corps, September to December, 1864. Battle of Cedar Creek, Va., October 19. Duty at Kernstown until December. Moved to Washington, D.C., thence to Petersburg, Va., December 3-6, and joined Regiment. Companies "C," "E," "G," "H," "I" and "K" left State for Bermuda Hundred, Va., September 16, 1864. Attached to Defenses of Bermuda Hundred, Va., Dept. of Virginia and North Carolina, to December, 1864. Separate Brigade, Army of the James, at Hart son's Landing, Va., December, 1864, to June, 1865. Operations against Petersburg and Richmond September, 1864, to April, 1865. Duty in the Defenses of Bermuda Hundred, Va., until December, 1864, and at Harrison's Landing, Va., until June, 1865. (Co. "I" detached at Fort Pocahontas December, 1864, to June, 1865.) Mustered out at City Point, Va., June 29, 1865. Recruits transferred to 96th New York Infantry.
Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 10 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 27 Enlisted men by disease. Total 38.

185th Regiment Infantry


Organized at Syracuse, N.Y., and mustered in September 19, 1864. Company "K" mustered in September 21, 1864, and Company "F" September 25, 1864. Left State for Petersburg, Va., September 27, 1864. Attached to 1st Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to May, 1865.

SERVICE.--Siege of Petersburg, Va., October 1, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher's Run, October 27-28, 1864. Warren's Raid on Weldon Railroad December 7-12. Dabney's Mills, Hatcher's Run, February 5-7, 1865. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. Lewis Farm, near Gravelly Run, March 29. Junction of Boydton and Quaker Roads March 29. White Oak Road March 31. Five Forks April 1. Pursuit of Lee April 3-9. Appomattox Court House April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. March to Washington, D. C., May 1-12. Grand Review May 23. Mustered out at Washington, D.C., May 30, 1865. Veterans and recruits transferred to 5th New York Veteran Infantryˇ
Regiment lost during service 3 Officers and 53 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 3 Officers and 39 Enlisted men by disease. Total 98.

186th Regiment Infantry


Organized at Sackett's Harbor, N.Y., and mustered in by Companies as follows: Companies "A" and "B," September 5, 1864; Companies "C" and "D," September 7, 1864; Companies "E" and "F," September 8, 1864; Company "H," September 10, 1864; Company "I," September 21, 1864, and Company "K," September 29, 1864. (Co. "G" mustered in at Hart's Island, N.Y., September 26, 1864.) Left State for Petersburg, Va., September 28, 1864. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to June, 1865.

SERVICE.--Siege of Petersburg, Va., October 1, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher's Run, October 27-28, 1864. Fort Stedman, Petersburg, March 25, 1865. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9, 1865. Assault on and fall of Petersburg April 2. Occupation of Petersburg April 3. Moved to Washington, D. C., April 20-27, and duty at Alexandria, Va., until June. Grand Review May 23. Mustered out June 2, 1865. Recruits transferred to 79th New York Infantry.
Regiment lost during service 48 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 39 Enlisted men by disease. Total 88.

187th Regiment Infantry


Organized at Buffalo, N.Y., and mustered in October 13, 1864. Left State for Petersburg, Va., October 1 1864. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to July, 1865.

SERVICE.-- Siege of Petersburg, Va., October 20, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher's Run, October 27-28, 1864. Warren's Raid on Weldon Railroad December 7-12. Dabney's Mills, Hatcher's Run, February 5-6, 1865. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. Lewis Farm, near Gravelly Run, March 29. Junction of Quaker and Boydton Roads March 29. White Oak Road March 31. Five Forks April 1. Fall of Petersburg April 2. Pursuit of Lee April 3-9. Appomattox Court House April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. March to Washington, D.C., May 1-12. Grand Review May 23. Duty at Washington, D.C., until July. Mustered out July 1, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 15 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 32 Enlisted men by disease. Total 47.

188th Regiment Infantry


Organized at Rochester, N.Y., and mustered in October 4-22, 1864. (Co. "A" organized as Co. "E," 183rd New York Infantry, and mustered in at Elmira, N.Y., September 24, 1864.) Left State under orders to Join Army of the Potomac in the field October 13, 1864. Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, October, 1864, to July, 1865.

SERVICE.-- Siege of Petersburg, Va., October 20, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher's Run, October 27-28, 1864. Warren's Raid on Weldon Railroad December 7-12. Dabney's Mills, Hatcher's Run, February 5-7. 1865. Hatcher's Run March 25. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. Lewis Farm, near Gravelly Run, March 29. Junction of Boydton and Quaker Roads March 29. White Oak Road March 31. Five Forks April 1. Fall of Petersburg April 2. Pursuit of Lee April 3-9. Appomattox Court House April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. March to Washington, D.C., May 1-12. Grand Review May 23. Duty at Washington until July. Mustered out July 1, 1865.
Regiment lost during service 9 Officers and 36 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 53 Enlisted men by disease. Total 90

189th Regiment Infantry


Regiment organized at Elmira, N.Y., October 3, 1864. Companies "D," "E," "G" and "K" left State under orders to join Army of the Potomac before Petersburg September 18, 1864. Companies "A," "B," "C," "F," "H" and "I" left State for Petersburg, Va., October 23, 1864. (Co. "K" transferred to 15th New York Engineers and a new Co. "K" assigned December 15, 1864.) Attached to 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 5th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to June, 1865.

SERVICE.--Siege of Petersburg, Va., October, 1864, to April 2, 1865. Boydton Plank Road, Hatcher's Run, October 27-28, 1864 (Cos. "D," "E," "G" and "K"). Warren's Raid on Weldon Railroad December 7-12. Dabney's Mills, Hatcher's Run, February 5-7, 1865. Hatcher's Run March 25. Appomattox Campaign March 28-April 9. Lewis Farm near Gravelly Run March 29. Junction of Quaker and Boydton Roads March 29. White Oak Road March 31. Five Forks April 1. Fall of Petersburg April 2. Pursuit of Lee April 3-9. Appomattox Court House April 9. Surrender of Lee and his army. March to Washington, D.C., May 2-12. Grand Review May 23. Duty at Washington, D.C., until June. Mustered out June 1, 1865. Recruits transferred to 5th N.Y. Veteran Infantry.
Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 8 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 70 Enlisted men by disease. Total 80.

190th Regiment Infantry


Failed to complete organization.

191st Regiment Infantry


Failed to complete organization.

192nd Regiment Infantry


Organized at Albany, N.Y., and mustered in by Companies as follows: "A," "B," "C" and "D" March 13, "E," "F," "G" and "H" March 28, "I" April 3, and "K" April 8, 1865. Left State for the Shenandoah Valley, Va., by detachments March and April, 1865. Attached to 3rd Brigade, 3rd Provisional Division, Army of the Shenandoah, to August, 1865, and duty in the Shenandoah Valley and Dept. of West Virginia. Mustered out August 28, 1865.
Regiment lost 26 by disease during service.

193rd Regiment Infantry


Organized at Albany, N.Y., and mustered in by Companies as follows: "A" March 6, "E" March 28, "K" April 7, "C" March 14, "D" March 28, "G" April 9, "H" April 3, "I" April 9, "B" March 16, and "F" March 28, 1865. Left State for Shenandoah Valley, Va., by detachments March and April, 1865. Attached to 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, Army of the Shenandoah, to July, 1865, and District of West Virginia to January, 1866. Duty in the Shenandoah and Dept. of West Virginia. Mustered out at Harper's Ferry, W. Va., January 28, 1866.
Regiment lost 25 by disease during service.

194th Regiment Infantry


Organized at Elmira, N.Y., and mustered in Companies "A" and "B" March 29, Company "C" April 7, "D" April 16, "E" April 22, "F" April 26, "G" at Hart's Island, N.Y., April 27, 1865. Mustered out May 3 to 10, 1865.

Independent Battalion Infantry "Enfans Perdu" "Lost Children" "German Legion"


Organized at New York City and Companies "A" to "G" mustered in April 18, 1862. Left State for Gloucester, Va., April 18, 1862. Attached to Yorktown, Va., 4th Army Corps, Unattached, to July, 1862. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Army Corps, to December, 1862. Naglee's Brigade, Dept. of North Carolina, to January, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 18th Army Corps, Dept. of North Carolina, January, 1863. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 18th Army Corps, Dept. of the South, to April, 1863. District of Beaufort, S.C., 10th Army Corps, Dept. of the South, to June, 1863. St. Helena Island, S.C., 10th Army Corps, to July, 1863. 1st Brigade, Folly Island, S.C., 10th Army Corps, to July, 1863. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, Morris Island, S. C., 10th Army Corps, July, 1863. 2nd Brigade, Morris Island, S.C., 10th Army Corps, July, 1863. Davis Brigade, Folly Island, S.C., 10th Army Corps, to August, 1863. 5th Brigade, Morris Island, S.C., 10th Army Corps, to November, 1863. 2nd Brigade, Morris Island, S.C., 10th Army Corps, to December, 1863. District of Hilton Head, S. C., 10th Army Corps, to January, 1864.

SERVICE.--Garrison duty at Gloucester Point and Yorktown, Va., April to December, 1862. Action at Williamsburg September 9. Moved to Beaufort, N. C., December 26, thence to Port Royal, S.C., January 26. Duty at Port Royal, St. Helena Island and Beaufort, S. C., until June, 1863, and on Folly Island, S.C., until July. Attack on Morris Island, S.C., July 10. Duty on Folly Island, S.C., until August. Siege operations against Forts Wagner and Gregg, Morris Island, and against Fort Sumter and Charleston August 2 to September 7. Bombardment of Fort Sumter and Charleston August 17-23. Capture of Fort Wagner September 7. Action at Morris Island September 1. Operations against Fort Sumter and Charleston on Morris Island, S.C., September 8 to December 31. Port Gregg September 23 and October 21. Bombardment of Fort Sumter and Charleston October 26-November 9. Moved to Hilton Head, S.C., December 31, and duty there until January 30, 1864. Transferred to 47th New York Infantry January 30, 1864.
Battalion lost during service 9 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 52 Enlisted men by disease. Total 61.

 

 

Source - "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer (Part 3)

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