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192nd New York Infantry

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192nd New York Infantry Soldier Roster - Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York For the Year 1893, Volume 43     View the Entire Book

Regimental History
One Hundred and Ninety-second New York Infantry. — Col., Nathan G. Axtell; Lieut. -Col., Barent Van Buren; Maj., Solyman G. Hamlin. This regiment was recruited during the last year of the war in the counties of Albany, Renssellaer, Clinton, Schenectady, Oneida and Ulster. It was organized at Albany and there mustered into the U. S. service from March 13 to April 8, 1865, for one, two and three years. Col. Nathan G. Axtell was formerly the famous "fighting chaplain" of the 30th New York. The regiment left the state in detachments during March and April, 1865, and served until its discharge in the 3d brigade, 3d division, Army of the Shenandoah. The war had practically closed when the 192nd took the field and it was not given the opportunity to participate in any engagements. Under Lieut.-Col. Van Buren, it was mustered out and discharged on Aug. 28, 1865, at Cumberland, Md. During its term of service the regiment lost from disease and other causes, 26 enlisted men.

Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing Company, 1908 - Volume 2

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