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York Independent Battery
28th New York
Independent Battery Soldier
Roster - Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York For the Year
1893, Volume 15 View the Entire Book
|Twenty-eighth New York Independent Battery. Capts., Cyprian H.
Willard, Josiah C. Hannum. This battery, originally recruited in the counties of New York,
Jefferson and Steuben, as one of the two batteries of Anthon's battalion of artillery, was
organized at Fort Schuyler, where it was mustered into the U. S. service for three years
on Dec. 27, 1862. Its term of service was spent in garrison duty at Fort Schuyler and
Sandy Hook, and it was mustered out under command of Capt. Hannum, July 31, 1865, at New
York city. It lost 3 men by disease during service.
Regimental history taken from "The Union Army" by Federal Publishing
Company, 1908 - Volume 2