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

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  • Brevet Maj. Gen. Newton Martin Curtis, Medal of Honor (c.1835 - c.1910)
    Newton Martin Curtis (May 21, 1835 – January 8, 1910) was a Union brigadier general and brevet major general during the American Civil War and a member of the United States House of Representa...
  • Maj. Gen. Alfred Mordecai, Jr. (1840 - 1920)
    After graduation from West Point in 1861, he enlisted in the Civil War on 07 February 1861 in Goshen, NY, joining the Union Army of Northeastern Virginia. He was less sensitive to his Southern heritage...
  • Lt. Luther Baker (USA) (1830 - 1896)
    Lt. Luther Baker was a member of the Union Army's intelligence service and was present when John Wilkes Booth was found and mortally wounded on April 26, 1865. John Wilkes Booth assassinated Presiden...
  • Major General Elwell S. Otis (1838 - 1909)
    Elwell Stephen Otis (March 25, 1838 – October 21, 1909) was a United States of America General who served in the Philippines late in the Spanish-American War and during the Philippine-American...
  • Jacob S Lapp (1829 - 1908)
    JACOB S. LAPP AND HIS FAMILY IN WILLIAMSVILLE, NEW YORK. Jacob S. Lapp was born Nov. 14, 1829 in Hopewell, Ontario County, NY. He was raised in Williamsville (Part of Clarence twp, Erie Co., NY) He met...

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