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|28th Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry|
|Active||May 22, 1861 to June 2, 1863|
|Engagements||Battle of Winchester|
Battle of Cedar Mountain
Second Battle of Bull Run
Battle of Antietam
Battle of Chancellorsville
Service[edit | edit source]
The regiment was organized in Albany, New York and was mustered in for a two year enlistment on May 22, 1861.
The regiment was mustered out of service on June 2, 1863, and those men who had signed three year enlistments or who re-enlisted were transferred to the 60th New York.
Total strength and casualties[edit | edit source]
The regiment suffered 2 officers and 46 enlisted men who were killed in action or mortally wounded and 50 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 98 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 - 28th Infantry Regiment History, photographs, table of battles and casualties, and historical sketch for the 28th New York Infantry Regiment.
-  Re-enacting unit dedicated to preserving the history of this unit.
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