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New York in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

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  • Maj. General Robert Brown Potter (USA) (1829 - 1887)
    Robert Brown Potter (July 16, 1829 – February 19, 1887) was a United States lawyer and a Union Army general in the American Civil War. Early life Potter was born in Schenectady, New York. ...
  • Brig. General Egbert L. Viele (USA) (1825 - 1902)
    Egbert Ludovicus Viele (Vee-lee) (June 17, 1825 – April 22, 1902) was a civil engineer and United States Representative from New York from 1885–1887, as well as an officer in the Union ...
  • Caselton Ake (1822 - 1886)
    5th United States Artillery Regiment, Company E, NY, Union Civil War Veteran
  • Brevet Colonel James A. Colvin (USA) (1837 - 1899)
    Note: referred to as Captain Colvin based on rank during Spanish-American war and at time of death; earlier he held the brevet rank of Colonel during U.S Civil War. James Alling Colvin was born in ...
  • John D Ernst (1831 - 1909)
    THE Rome DAILY SENTINEL , MONDAY EVENING MAY.17 1909 SUDDEN DEATH OF J.D.ERNST PASSED AWAY WITH HEART DISEASE EARLY SUNDAY. Veteran of the Civil War—Had Been Much Esteemed Citizen of Rome for Mo...

This project is used to relate all units from New York who served in the Union Army.