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|27th Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry|
|Active||May 21, 1861 to May 31, 1863|
Second Battle of Bull Run
Battle of South Mountain
Battle of Antietam
Battle of Fredericksburg
Service[edit | edit source]
The regiment was organized in Elmira, New York on May 21, 1861 and was mustered in for a two year enlistment on June 15, 1861.
The regiment was mustered out of service on May 28, 1863, and those men who had signed three year enlistments or who re-enlisted were transferred to the 121st New York.
Total strength and casualties[edit | edit source]
The regiment suffered 2 officers and 72 enlisted men who were killed in action or mortally wounded and 2 officers and 70 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 146 fatalities.
Commanders[edit | edit source]
See also[edit | edit source]
Notes[edit | edit source]
- http://www.civilwararchive.com/Unreghst/unnyinf3.htm The Civil War Archive website after Dyer, Frederick Henry. A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion. 3 vols. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1959.
References[edit | edit source]
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- New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center - Civil War - 27th Infantry Regiment History, photographs, table of battles and casualties, and historical sketch for the 27th New York Infantry Regiment.
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