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|39th Regiment New York Volunteer Infantry|
|Active||May 22, 1861 to July 1, 1865|
|Engagements||Battle of First Bull Run|
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of the Wilderness
Siege of Petersburg
The regiment was organized in New York City, New York and sent to Washington, D.C. and was mustered in for a ? year enlistment on June 8, 1861.
The regiment was mustered out of service on July 1, 1865, and those men who had signed three year enlistments or who re-enlisted were transferred to the 185th New York.
Total strength and casualties
The regiment suffered 8 officers and 107 enlisted men who were killed in action or mortally wounded and 1 officer and 158 enlisted men who died of disease, for a total of 274 fatalities.
- List of New York Civil War regiments
- 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.
- New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center - Civil War - 39th Infantry Regiment History, photographs, table of battles and casualties, and historical sketch for the 39th New York Infantry Regiment.
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