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

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  • Captain Lewis Thompson (1838 - 1876)
    Professional Soldier. During the Civil War, he enlisted as a Private in April 1861 in the 71st NY State Militia, and by 1863 was promoted to Captain, 2nd Cavalry, for gallantry and meritorous service. ...
  • Capt. Levi W Metz, (USA) (1835 - 1909)
    Co.E 78th New York Inf.
  • Tobias Berry, (USA) (1836 - 1906)
    Son of John & Elizabeth Bergold-Berry & husband of Harriet Blocher-Berry, served in the Civil War with the 78th New York Vol.Infantry.
  • Joseph Whalen, (USA) (1842 - 1865)
    WHALEN , JOSEPH.—Age, 21 years. Enlisted, August 30, 1862, at Sangerfield, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. H, October 10, 1862; captured in action, May 5, 1864, at the Wilderne...
  • Robert Beard (1836 - 1903)
    He enlisted from Oneida County. August 15. 1862 to serve three years and become a member of Company A 117th Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry He was struck by a bullet in the head at the Battle of ...

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