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28th New York Independent Battery

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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

Regimental History
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

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