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out with regiment, May 18, 1863, at Buf-
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ruary 17, 1863, with rank from February
6, 1863, vice O. C. Gibbs, dismissed.
FRY, CHARLES B., age 22 years; en-
rolled August 12, 1862, at Albany to
serve three years; mustered in as As-
sistant Surgeon, August 23, 1862; mus-
tered out with regiment, May 18, 1863,
at Buffalo, N. Y.; see I22d Infantry;
subsequent service in ist Engineers;
commissioned Assistant Surgeon, Au-
gust 28, 1862, with rank from August
12, 1862, original.

GAIL, SAMUEL P., age 27 years; en-
rolled May 12, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company F, May 20, 1861; as
First Lieutenant, Company K, May I,
1862; as Adjutant, October I, 1862;
wounded in action, December 13, 1862,
at Fredericksburg, Va.; mustered out
with regiment, May 18, 1863, at Buffalo,
N. Y.; subsequent service in i6th Cav-
alry; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
July 4, 1861, with rank from May 20,

1861, original; First Lieutenant, May 19,

1862, with rank from April 29, 1862, vice
A. C. Calkins, resigned; Adjutant, Feb-
ruary 17, 1863, with rank from Septem-
ber 24, 1862, vice Chester W. Sternberg,
promoted.

GARDNER, GAYER, age 19 years; en-
rolled May 10, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Corporal,
Company B, May 20, 1861; promoted
Sergeant, October i, 1861; First Ser-
geant, August 9, 1862; wounded in ac-
tion, December 13, 1862, at Fredericks-
burg, Va.; mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company I, February 8, 1863;
mustered out with company, May 18,

1863, at Buffalo, N. Y.; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, February 20, 1863,
with rank from February 8, 1863, vice
P. Hickey, resigned.

GARDNER, ROBERT P., age 29 years;
enrolled May i, 1861 at Buffalo as First
Lieutenant, Company A, to serve two
years ; appointed Captain, May 17, 1861,
and mustered in as such, May 20, 1861 ;
wounded in action, September 17, 1862, at
Antietam, Md.; discharged, December 15,
1862; enrolled and reappointed Captain,
Company I, and mustered in December 31,
1862 ; mustered out with company, May
1 8, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y. ; subsequent



service in Veteran Reserve Corps ; com-
missioned First Lieutenant, July 4, 1861,
with rank from May i, 1861, original;
Captain, July 4, 1861, with rank from May
17, 1861, vice William H. Drew, promoted;
recotnmissioned Captain, December 31,
1862, with rank of same date, vice him-
self, resigned.

GAYLORD, HENRY M., age 31 years; en-
rolled May 10, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany B, May 20, 1861 ; resigned, August
9, 1862 ; subsequent service in i6th Cav-
alry; commissioned Captain, July 4, 1861,
with rank from May 10, 1861, original.

GIBBS, ORESTES C, age 38 years; en-
rolled at Sharpsburg, Md., to serve two
years, and mustered in as Assistant Sur-
geon, September 26, 1862 ; as Surgeon,
November 13, 1862 ; dismissed, January
28, 1863 ; commissioned Assistant Surgeon,
September 19, 1862, with rank from Sep-
tember 6, 1862, vice J. A. Peters, pro-
moted ; Surgeon, November 28, 1862, with
rank from November 13, 1862, vice C. H.
Wilcox, deceased.

GILLETT, AUGUSTUS N., age 29 years;
enrolled May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years ; mustered in as First Lieuten-
ant, Company K, May 20, 1861; resigned,
August 2, 1861 ; commissioned First Lieu-
tenant, July 4, 1861, with rank from May
i, 1861, original.

GO WAN, JAMES S., age 23 years; en-
xolled May 9, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany D, May 20, 1861 ; promoted First
Sergeant, no date; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, November i, 1862; mustered
out with company, May 18, 1863, at
Buffalo, N. Y. ; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, November 7, 1862, with rank
from September i, 1862, vice H. C. Bebee,
promoted.

HALSEY, HENRY H., are 21 years; en-
rolled May 10, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years ; mustered in as Corporal, Com-
pany B, May 20, 1861 ; promoted Sergeant,
October I, 1861 ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, Company K, May I, 1862;
First Lieutenant, September 24, 1862 ;
mustered out with company, May 18, 1863,
at Buffalo, N. Y. ; see 2ist Infantry, re-
organizing; commissioned Second Lieu-
tenant, May 19, 1862, with rank from
April 29, 1862, vice Henry P. Morse, re-



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signed; First Lieutenant, February 17,
1863, with rank from September 24, 1862,
vice Samuel P. Gail, promoted.
HAYWARD, ELISHA L., age 23 years;
enrolled May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany H, May 20, 1861; died, of typhoid
fever, September g, 1862, at Washington,
D. C. ; commissioned Captain, July 4,

1861, with rank from May i, 1861,
original.

HICKEY, PATRICK, age 28 years; en-
rolled May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years ; mustered in as Sergeant, Com-
pany I, May 20, 1861 ; promoted First
Sergeant, November I, 1861 ; mustered in
as Second Lieutenant, May 5, 1862;
wounded in action, September 17, 1862,
at Antietam, Md. ; resigned, February 8,
1863 ; again enrolled May 21, 1863, at Buf-
falo to serve three years ; mustered in as
Private, Company B, i6th Cavalry, May
22, 1863 ; promoted First Sergeant, June
19, 1863 ; mustered out with detachment,
August 17, 1865, at Washington, D. C. ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, May 30,

1862, with rank from May 5, 1862, vice
J. S. Mulligan, promoted.

HURST, GEORGE, age 21 years; enrolled
May 9, 1861, at Buffalo to serve two
years; mustered in as Sergeant, Company
C, May 20, 1861 ; promoted First Ser-
geant, August 7, 1861 ; mustered in as Sec-
ond Lieutenant, May 19, 1862 ; wounded
in action, August 30, 1862, at Bull Run,
Va. ; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
November i, 1862 ; mustered out with
company, May 18, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y. ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, May 28,
1862, with rank from May 9, 1862, vice
M. H. Alberger, resigned; First Lieuten-
ant, November 7, 1862, with rank from
August 30, 1862, vice G. L. Remington,
promoted.

JEWETT, WILLIAM B., age 21 years;
enrolled May 7, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years ; mustered in as Private, Com-
pany F, May 20, 1861 ; promoted Sergeant,
August i, 1861 ; First Sergeant, July i,
1862 ; wounded in action, August 30, 1862,
at Bull Run, Va. ; mustered in as Second
Lieutenant, February 20, 1863 ; mustered
out with company, May 18, 1863, at Buf-
falo, N. Y. ; commissioned Second Lieu-
tenant, February 17, 1863, with rank from



December 15, 1862, vice S. McMurray,
promoted.

JOHNSON, HUGH, age 19 years; enrolled
May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve two
years; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
Company H, May 20, 1861; as First Lieu-
tenant, October i, 1861 ; mustered out,
May 6, 1862, for appointment in 5th U. S.
Infantry; commissioned Second Lieuten-
ant, July 4, 1861, with rank from May I,
1861, original; First Lieutenant, October
28, 1861, with rank from October i, 1861,
vice Samuel H. Wilkeson, discharged.

JOHNSON, THOMAS M., age 30 years;
enrolled at Washington, D. C, to serve
two years, and mustered in as Assistant
Surgeon, December 26, 1862; mustered
out with regiment, May 18, 1863, at Buf-
falo, N. Y. ; see 2ist Infantry, reorganiz-
ing; commissioned Assistant Surgeon,
December 18, 1862, with rank from No-
vember 29, 1862, vice O. C. Gibbs, pro-
moted.

LANSING, HENRY G., age 22 years; en-
rolled May 9, 1861, at Buffalo to serve two
years ; mustered in as Private, Company
D, May 20, 1861 ; as First Lieutenant,
Company K, September i, 1861 ; resigned,
December 14, 1861 ; subsequent service in
I2th Cavalry; commissioned First Lieu-
tenant, August 27, 1861, with rank from
August 3, 1861, vice Gillett, resigned.

LAYTON, JOHN M., age 23 years; en-
rolled May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany K, May 20, 1861 ; mustered out with
company, May 18, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y. ;
see 24th Cavalry; commissioned Captain,
July 4, 1861, with rank from May i, 1861,
original.

LEE, EDWARD L., age 25 years; enrolled
May 9, 1861, at Buffalo to serve two years;
mustered in as Captain, Company G,
May 20, 1861 ; wounded in action, August
30, 1862, at Bull Run, Va. ; mustered in
as Major, December 8, 1862; mustered
out with regiment, May 18, 1863, at Buf-
falo, N. Y. ; see 2ist Infantry, reorganiz-
ing; commissioned Captain, July 4, 1861,
with rank from May 9, 1861, original;
Major, January 12, 1863, with rank from
December 8, 1862, vice C. W. Sternberg,
promoted.

McBEAN, CHARLES, age 40 years; en-
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Sergeant, to serve two years; mustered
in as Second Lieutenant, Company A,
May 20, 1861; resigned, August i, 1861;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, July 4,
1861, with rank from May I, 1861, orig-
inal.

McCABE, JOHN, age 18 years; enrolled
May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve two
years; mustered in as Sergeant, Company
H, May 20, 1861; as Second Lieutenant,
September 9, 1862; mustered out with
company, May 18, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y. ;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, No-
vember 7, 1862, with rank from Septem-
ber 9, 1862, vice F. Mineny, promoted.

McLEISH, JAMES J., age 21 years; en-
rolled May 10, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company B, May 20, 1861; as
First Lieutenant, August 9, 1862; mus-
tered out with company, May 18, 1863,
at Buffalo, N. Y. ; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, July 4, 1861, with rank from
May 10, 1861, original; First Lieutenant,
October 9, 1862, with rank from August
9, 1862, vice Algar M. Wheeler, pro-
moted.

McMURRAY, SAMUEL, age 23 years;
enrolled May 8, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as First Sergeant,
Company F, May 20, 1861; as Second
Lieutenant, July 28, 1862; wounded in ac-
tion, September 17, 1862, at Antietam,
Md. ; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
April 2, 1863; mustered out with com-
pany, May 1 8, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y.;
commissioned Second Lieutenant, June
30, 1862, with rank from June 16, 1862,
vice John A. Barney, promoted; First
Lieutenant, February 17, 1863, with rank
from December 15, 1862, vice John A.
Barney, discharged.

MINENY, FREDERICK, acre 19 years;
enrolled May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as First Sergeant,
Company H, May 20, 1861 ; as Second
Lieutenant, May 6, 1862; as First Lieu-
tenant, September 9, 1862; mustered out
with company, May 18, 1863, at Buffalo,
N. Y. ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
May 19, 1862, with rank from May 6, 1862,
vice P. C. Doyle, promoted; First Lieu-
tenant, November 7, 1862, with rank from
September 9, 1862, vice P. C. Doyle, pro-
moted.



MITCHELL, FREDERICK A., age 23
years; enrolled at Washington, D. C., to
serve two years, and mustered in as Sec-
ond Lieutenant, Company A, August 27,
1861 ; mustered out, September 24, 1862,
for appointment as Captain and Aide-de-
Camp, U. S. Volunteers; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, August 24, 1861, with
rank from August 3, 1861, vice McBean,
discharged.

MORSE, HENRY P., age 27 years; en-
rolled May 9, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as First Sergeant,
Company K, May 20, 1861 ; as Second
Lieutenant, January i, 1862; resigned,
April 29, 1862; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, December 23, 1861, with rank
from December 14, 1861, vice J. H. Can-
field, promoted.

MULLIGAN, JAMES S., age 20 years;
enrolled May 10, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as First Sergeant,
Company B, May 20, 1861; as Second
Lieutenant, Company K, August 6, 1861;
transferred to Company I, January I,
1862; promoted First Lieutenant, May 5,
1862; wounded and captured in action,
August 30, 1862, at Bull Run, Va. ; pa-
roled, September 6, 1862; mustered out
with company, May 18, 1863, at Buffalo,
N. Y. ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
August 27, 1861, with rank from August 6,
1861, vice William O. Brown, Jr., re-
signed; First Lieutenant, May 30, 1862,
with rank from May 5, 1862, vice J. H.
Canfield, promoted.

MYERS, JR., DANIEL, age 24 years; en-
rolled May 9, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as First Lieuten-
ant, Company G, May 20, 1861 ; wounded
in action, August 30, 1862, at Bull Run,
Va.; mustered in as Captain, December 8,
1862; mustered out with company, May
18, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y. ; commissioned
First Lieutenant, July 4, 1861, with rank
from May 9, 1861, original; Captain, Jan-
uary 12, 1863, with rank from December
8, 1862, vice E. L. Lee, promoted.

MYERS, FRANCIS, age 23 years; en-
rolled May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Sergeant, Com-
pany A, May 20, 1861; promoted First
Sergeant, August 9, 1862; wounded in
action, August 30, 1862, at Bull Run, Va. ;
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February 2, 1863; enrolled and mustered
in as Second Lieutenant, March 6, 1863;
mustered out with company, May 18, 1863,
at Buffalo, N. Y. ; subsequent service in
I2th Cavalry; commissioned Second Lieu-
tenant, February 17, 1863, with rank from
December 15, 1862, vice J. E. Ransom,
promoted.

NICHOLSON, JOHN, age 35 years; en-
rolled May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company K, May 20, 1861 ; re-
signed, August 6, 1861 ; subsequent service
in lOOth Infantry; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, July 4, 1861, with rank from
May I, 1861, original.

PETERS, JOSEPH A., age 21 years; en-
rolled May 13, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Assistant Sur-
geon, May 20, 1861 ; discharged, October
I, 1862, for promotion to Surgeon, 6th
Cavalry; commissioned Assistant Sur-
geon, August 16, 1861, with rank from
May 15, 1861, original.

RANSOM, ALBERT F., age 29 years; en-
rolled May 7, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Sergeant. Com-
pany F, May 20, 1861; promoted Quarter-
master-Sergeant, August i, 1861 ; mus-
tered in as First Lieutenant and
Quartermaster, November i, 1862; mus-
tered out with regiment, May iS, 1863, at
Buffalo, N. Y.; subsequent service in U.
S. Volunteers; see 2ist Infantry, reorgan-
izing; commissioned First Lieutenant and
Quartermaster, December 18, 1862, with
rank from October 18, 1862, vice H. P.
Clinton, promoted Captain and Commis-
sary of Subsistence, U. S. Volunteers.

RANSOM, JOHN ELDERKIN, age 20
years; enrolled May I, 1861, at Buffalo to
serve two years; mustered in as First Ser-
geant, Company A, May 20, 1861 ; as
Second Lieutenant, September 25, 1862;
as First Lieutenant, December 15, 1862;
mustered out with company, May 18,
1863, at Buffalo, N. Y. ; commissioned
Second Lieutenant, October 9. 1862, with
rank from August 9, 1862, vice J. J. Mc-
Leish, promoted; First Lieutenant, Feb-
ruary 17, 1863, with rank from December
IS, 1862, vice L. Vallier, promoted.

REMINGTON, GEORGE L., age 22
years; enrolled May 9, 1861, at Buffalo to
serve two years; mustered in as First



Sergeant, Company C, May 20, 1861; as
Second Lieutenant, August 9, 1861; as
First Lieutenant, December 28, 1861;
as Captain, August 31, 1862; mustered out
with company, May 18, 1863, at Buffalo,
N. Y. ; commissioned Second Lieutenant,
August 27, 1861, with rank from August
8, 1861, vice Canfield, promoted; First
Lieutenant, February 24, 1862, with rank
from December 17, 1861, vice A. M. Ad-
ams, promoted; Captain, November 7,
1862, with rank from August 30, 1862, vice
J. P. Washburn, killed in action.

ROBIE, JOHN E., age years; enrolled
at Washington, D. C., to serve two years,
and mustered in as Chaplain, June I,
1861; mustered out with regiment, May
18, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y. ; commissioned
Chaplain, July 4, 1861, with rank from
June i, 1861, original.

ROGERS, WILLIAM FINDLAY, age 41
years; enrolled May 7, 1861, at Buffalo to
serve two years; mustered in as Colonel,
May 20, 1861; mustered out with regi-
ment, May 1 8, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y.;
Brigadier-General, U. S. Volunteers, by
brevet, from March 13, 1865; commis-
sioned Colonel, June 20, 1861, with rank
from May 15, 1861, original.

ROOT, ADRIAN R., age 29 years; en-
rolled May 13, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Lieutenant-
Colonel, May 15, 1861; mustered out,
May 2, 1862, for promotion to Colonel,
94th Infantry; commissioned Lieutenant-
Colonel, June 20, 1861, with rank from
May 15, 1861, original.

SCHERMERHORN, BYRON D., age 24
years; enrolled May 9, 1861, at Buffalo
to serve two years; mustered in as Ser-
geant, Company D, May 25, 1861 ; as First
Lieutenant, November i, 1861 ; as Cap-
tain, September i, 1862; mustered out
with company, May 18, 1863, at Buffalo,
N. Y.; commissioned First Lieutenant,
November I, 1861, with rank from Sep-
tember 22, 1861, vice George M. Baker,
promoted; Captain, November 7, 1862,
with rank from September I, 1862, vice
George M. Baker, discharged.

SLOAN, THOMAS, age 31 years; enrolled
May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve two
years; mustered in as Second Lieutenant,
Company E, May 20, 1861; resigned, Oc-
tober 25, 1861; commissioned Second



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Lieutenant, July 4, 1861, with rank from
May 7, 1861, original.

STERNBERG, CHESTER W., age 32
years; enrolled May 13, 1861, at Buffalo
to serve two years; mustered in as First
Lieutenant and Adjutant, May 20, 1861;
wounded in action, August 30, 1862, at
Bull Run, Va.; mustered in as Major,
September 24, 1862; as Lieutenant-Col-
onel, December 8, 1862; mustered out
with regiment, May 18, 1863, at Buffalo,
N. Y. ; see 2ist Infantry, reorganizing;
commissioned First Lieutenant and Ad-
jutant, August 16, 1861, with rank from
May 15, 1861, original; Major, September
29, 1862, with rank from September 24,
1862, vice H. G. Thomas, promoted;
Lieutenant-Colonel, December 30, 1862,
with rank from December 8, 1862, vice
H. G. Thomas, discharged.

STRONG, JAMES C., age 35 years; en-
rolled May 7, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany E, May 20, 1861 ; mustered out,
January 17, 1862, for promotion to Lieu-
tenant-Colonel, 38th Infantry; commis-
sioned Captain, July 4, 1861, with rank
from May 7, 1861, original.

THOMAS, HORACE G., age 25 years;
enrolled May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Captain, Com-
pany I, May 20, 1861; as Major, May
20, 1862; as Lieutenant-Colonel, Septem-
ber 24, 1862; wounded in action, no
date; discharged for disability from
wounds, December 8, 1862; subsequent
service in 74th Militia; commissioned
Captain, July 4, 1861, with rank from
May I, 1861, original; Major, May 19,
1862, with rank from May 5, 1862, vice
William H. Drew, promoted; Lieutenant-
Colonel, September 29, 1862, with rank
from September 24, 1862, vice William
H. Drew, resigned.

VALLIER, LEVI, age 35 years; enrolled
May i, 1861, at Buffalo to serve two
years; mustered in as First Lieutenant,
Company A, May 20, 1861; wounded in
action, September 17, 1862, at Antietam,
Md.; mustered in as Captain, December
15, 1862; mustered out with company,
May 18, 1863, at Buffalo, N. Y.; commis-
sioned First Lieutenant, July 4, 1861,
with rank from May 20, 1861, original;
Captain, February 17, 1863, with rank



from December 15, 1862, vice J. H. Can-
field, discharged.

WASHBURN, JEREMIAH P., age 32
years; enrolled May 9, 1861, at Buffalo
to serve two years; mustered in as Cap-
tain, Company C, May 20, 1861; killed
in action, August 30, 1862, at Bull Run,
Va.; commissioned Captain, July 4, 1861,
with rank from May 17, 1861, original.

WHEELER, ALGAR M., age 20 years;
enrolled at Buffalo to serve two years,
and mustered in as First Lieutenant,
Company B, May 10, 1861; as Captain,
August 9, 1862; wounded in action, Au-
gust 30, 1862, at Bull Run, Va.; mus-
tered out with company, May 18, 1863,
at Buffalo, N. Y.; subsequent service
in 33d Battery; commissioned First
Lieutenant, July 4, 1861, with rank from
May 4, 1861, original; Captain, October
9, 1862, with rank from August 9, 1862,
vice Gaylord, discharged.

WHEELER, WILLIAM F., age 25 years;
enrolled May 9, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as Second Lieu-
tenant, Company D, May 20, 1861; dis-
charged, September 30, 1861, for promo-
tion to Captain, 49th Infantry; com-
missioned Second Lieutenant, July 4,
1861, with rank from May 9, 1861, orig-
inal.

WHITNEY, WILLIAM L., age 24 years;
enrolled May 7, 1861, at Buffalo to serve
two years; mustered in as First Ser-
geant, Company E, May 20, 1861; as
Second Lieutenant, November i, 1861;
killed in action, August 30, 1862, at
Bull Run, Va.; commissioned Second
Lieutenant, November I, 1861, with rank
from October 26, 1861, vice Thomas
Sloan, discharged.

WILCOX, CHARLES H., 'age 42 years;
enrolled May 13, 1861, at Buffalo to
serve two years; mustered in as Sur-
geon, May 20, 1861; died, of disease,
November 6, 1862, at Buffalo, N. Y.;
commissioned Surgeon, July 4, 1861,
with rank from May 15, 1861, original.

WILKESON, SAMUEL H., age 24
years; enrolled May i, 1861, at Buffalo
to serve two years; mustered in as First
Lieutenant, Company H, May 20, 1861;
mustered out, to date January 2, 1862,
at Washington, D. C.; subsequent ser-



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vice in nth Cavalry; commissioned
First Lieutenant, July 4, 1861, with rank
from May i, 1861, original.
WRIGHT, THOMAS B., age 21 years;
enrolled May 7, 1861, at Buffalo to



serve two years; mustered in as First
Lieutenant, Company F, May 20, 1861;
resigned, June 16, 1862; commissioned
First Lieutenant, July 4, 1861, with rank
from May 7, 1861, original.



TWENTY-FIRST REGIMENT INFANTRY.

(Reorganizing) .

Colonel Chester W. Sternberg received authority, May 21, 1863, to reorganize the
2ist Infantry, lately mustered out, for a three years' service. This authority was with-
drawn September 30, 1863, before any progress had been made in the reorganization and
those enrolled were assigned principally to the I2th Cavalry.

To assist in the reorganization, the Governor appointed but did not commission, as :



Colonel.

LATE LIEUTENANT-COLONEL CHESTER W.
STERNBERG, May 21, 1863.

Lieutenant-Colonel.

LATE MAJOR EDWARD L. LEE, May 21,
1863.

Adjutants.

LATE FIRST LIEUTENANT HENRY H. HAL-
SEY, May 21, 1863; declined.



LATE SECOND LIEUTENANT GEORGE T.
COOK, June 9, 1863.

Quartermaster.

LATE QUARTERMASTER ALBERT F. RAN-
SOM, May 21, 1863.

Surgeon.

LATE ASSISTANT SURGEON THOMAS M.
JOHNSON, May 21, 1863; mustered out,
October 10, 1863.



All of whom had served with the 2ist Infantry (original organization).



TWENTY-SECOND REGIMENT OF INFANTRY.

Second Northern New York Regiment; second Troy Regiment; second

Northern Tier Regiment

This regiment, Col. Walter Phelps, Jr., was accepted by the State and numerically
designated May 14, 1861 ; organized at Troy and there mustered in the service of the
United States, for two years, June 6, 1861. The three years' men of the regiment, but a
few, were in June, 1863, transferred to the 76th and 93d N. Y. Volunteers. The com-
panies were organized : A at Waterford and Cohoes ; B and I at Fort Edward ; C at
Keeseville ; D at Cambridge ; E and F at Glens Falls. The first Company G was organ-
ized May 7 and disbanded June i, 1861 ; the second Company G, originally The Whitehall
Light Guards, was organized at Whitehall ; Company H at Sandy Hill, and Company K
at Port Henry. The men were recruited principally in the counties of Albany, Clinton,
Essex, Saratoga, Wairen and Washington.

The regiment left the State June 28, 1861 ; passing through Baltimore, Md., it had
one man killed by a mob; it served at and near Washington, D. C., from July i, 1861 ; in
Keyes' Brigade, Division of Potomac, from August 4, 1861 ; in same brigade, McDowell's
Division, Army of the Potomac, from October 15, 1861 ; in Augur's Brigade, from Janu-
ary, 1862; in 2d Brigade, 3d Division, ist Corps, Army of the Potomac, from March 13,
1862; in ist Brigade, King's Division, Department of Rappahannock, from May, 1862; in
ist Brigade, ist Division, 3d Corps, Army of Virginia, from June 26, 1862: in same
brigade and division, ist Corps, Army of the Potomac, from September 12, 1862; and it
was honorably discharged and mustered out, under Colonel Phelps, June 19, 1863, at
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During its service the regiment lost by death, killed in action, 7 officers, 42 enlisted
men; of wounds received in action, 4 officers, 19 enlisted men; of disease and other



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