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43rd New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment

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Country  United States
Branch  Infantry
Allegiance  Union
43rd New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment
Active  September 21, 1861 to June 27, 1865
Engagements  Lee's Mill Williamsburg Seven Days Battles Antietam Chancellorsville Deep Run Gettysburg Rappahannock Station Locust Grove Auburn Mine Run Wilderness Spotsylvania Courthouse Cedar Creek Cold Harbor Petersburg Sailor's Creek Appomattox

The 43rd New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment was an infantry regiment of the Union Army during the American Civil War. The regiment was mustered in September 21, 1861, and mustered out June 27, 1865. It was recruited largely in the Albany and New York City areas, fought in many engagements and took heavy casualties.

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Recruiting Areas

The 43rd New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment was recruited in the following areas:

  • A Company: Albany
  • B Company: Albany
  • C Company: Albany and Oneonta
  • D Company:Albany
  • E Company: Canajoharie
  • F Company: Hudson Falls
  • G Company: Schenectady
  • H Company: New York City
  • I Company: New York City
  • K Company: Cooperstown
  • Commanders

  • Colonel Francis L. Vinton
  • Colonel Benjamin F. Baker
  • Colonel Charles A. Milliken
  • Battle Record

    1. Lee's Mill
    2. Williamsburg
    3. Seven Days Battles (After the Seven Days Battles, the regiment was consolidated into one battalion)
    4. Antietam
    5. Chancellorsville
    6. Deep Run
    7. Gettysburg
    8. Rappahannock Station
    9. Locust Grove
    10. Auburn
    11. Mine Run
    12. Wilderness
    13. Spotsylvania Courthouse
    14. Cedar Creek
    15. Cold Harbor
    16. Petersburg
    17. Sailor's Creek
    18. Appomattox

    Casualties

    The 43rd NY suffered 693 casualties: 117 officers and men killed or mortally wounded, 332 wounded and recovered, and 244 missing or captured.

    References

    43rd New York Volunteer Infantry Regiment Wikipedia


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