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U.S. Civil War Regimental Histories in the Library of Congress
Union Troops: New York
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 12th, 13th, 14th (see Notes below), 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th (Militia;
see Notes below) 20th (Volunteers;
see Notes below), 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 26th, 27th, 28th, 33rd, 34th,
38th, 39th, 40th, 41st, 44th, 48th, 49th, 50th, 51st, 56th, 57th, 58th, 60th, 61st, 69th, 70th, 72nd, 76th, 77th, 79th, 80th (see Notes below), 82nd, 83rd, 84th (see Notes below), 85th,
87th, 93rd, 97th, 98th, 99th, 100th, 101st, 102nd, 103rd, 104th, 106th, 107th, 108th, 111th, 112th, 114th, 115th, 116th, 117th, 118th, 120th, 121st, 122nd, 123rd, 124th, 125th, 126th, 127th, 128th,
131st, 134th, 136th, 140th, 143rd, 144th, 146th, 149th, 150th, 151st, 152nd,
153rd, 154th, 156th, 157th, 159th, 160th, 162nd, 164th, 165th, 169th, 179th, 184th, 189th.
3rd, 5th, 6th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 15th, 21st.
2nd, 4th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th.
1st, 3rd, 4th, 6th,
19th, 23rd, 24th, 34th.
Unless otherwise indicated, all citations below are taken from Frederick
Phisterer, comp., New York
in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed., Volumes 1-6, Albany:
J. B. Lyon Company, 1912. Much of this information can also be found in the section
Unit History Project, New York State Military Museum and Veterans History Center.
14th/84th Regiment: In December 1861, New York
state authorities changed the designation of the 14th Brooklyn Militia to the
New York Volunteers (Phisterer, Volume 4,
The soldiers of the unit reportedly protested the change, and C.V. Tevis (The
History of the Fighting Fourteenth, Baltimore, MD: Butternut and Blue,
1994, originally published 1911, p. 187) asserts that Federal military authorities
20th/80th Regiments: The 20th Regiment of the New York State
Militia ("Ulster Guard") served for three months (May-August 1861)
before being reorganized as the 80th New York Volunteers (September 1861-January
1866). Another 20th New York Regiment ("Southern Tier Rifles") was
organized in May 1861 and mustered out in June 1863. See Phisterer,
Volume 2, p. 608; Volume 4, p. 2860.